Tag Archive: federal contractors

Federal Procurement Reforms

December 8, 2021 6:55 pm Published by

Recently, the Biden administration announced a set of reforms to the federal procurement process to increase opportunity for all underserved businesses.

Feds Exceed Small Biz Contracting Goal

August 2, 2021 9:01 pm Published by

The SBA announced that the federal government exceeded its small business contracting goal. For FY20, small businesses received $145.7 billion in federal contract dollars, a $13 billion increase from the previous year.

House Examines Contracting Executive Order

October 14, 2015 10:38 am Published by

On Sept. 29, a House Small Business Subcommittee held a hearing examining an Executive Order which requires federal contractors and some subcontractors with contracts exceeding $500,000 to disclose labor violations and their efforts to correct them.

President to Increase Min. Wage on Federal Contracts

January 29, 2014 11:55 am Published by

´╗┐In his State of the Union Address last night, President Barack Obama announced plans to sign an Executive Order increasing the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 per hour for federal contract workers.