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Bill would put job creation pressure on contractors

http://sdb-sdvosb-8a.com Under a new House bill, an important factor in judging contract bids would be how many jobs a company says it could create if it was awarded a federal contract, but the company could suffer for an inaccurate assessment Continue reading

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GSA boosts per diem rates in major metro areas

http://sdb-sdvosb-8a.com The General Services Administration is raising the travel per diem rates for lodging in some expensive metropolitan areas as of April 1, according to a notice in Tuesday’s Federal Register. Continue reading

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Government shutdown threatens small businesses

http://sdb-sdvosb-8a.com/ A potential government shutdown has been delayed until mid-March, but that doesn’t mean that government contractors — particularly small businesses — have stopped preparing for the possibility that their biggest customer will close up shop. Continue reading

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