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GSA Issues RFI For Solution to Tackle Counterfeit IT Products in Federal Supply Chain

Categories: Industry News, Supplier Risk and Compliance Management, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Visibility Tags: L2, Sourcing & Categories The U.S. General Services Administration announced early last week itShow More Summary

Metrorail Service Remains Suspended Between Eastern Market and L'Enfant Plaza

Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld in consultation with U.S. Department of Transportation and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has ordered Federal Center SW remain closed for the remainder of today for a full third rail insulator replacement.

Taxpayers Across The Country Reporting Uptick In IRS & Tax-Related Scams

Even as the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and U.S. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) have continued to warn taxpayers about IRS impersonation scams, fraudsters are still making the rounds, attempting to steal money and financial information from taxpayers.

There's ANOTHER inquiry into the collapse of BHS — and this one could actually hurt Sir Philip Green

Business Secretary Sajid Javid has asked the Insolvency Service to fast-track an investigation into BHS, which collapsed into administration last week putting 11,000 jobs at risk. In a letter to Sarah Albon, Inspector General and Chief...Show More Summary

Government agencies commemorate Earth Day with tech competition

Forty-six years after the first world Earth Day celebration, the General Service Administration (GSA), thru its Office of Information Technology (GSA-IT), marked this year’s occasion with a Government-wide Hackathon.        

Korean Register to Deliver Statutory Services in India

Classification society Korean Register (KR) has signed an agreement with the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS) to deliver services on behalf of the Indian flag administration,

IRS Costs for Conferences Exceeded Estimates

From the Free Beacon: The Internal Revenue Service hosted events that exceeded cost estimates and often failed to meet requirements for their approval, according to a report from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. The report reviewed documentation for 650 events held by the IRS in fiscal years 2013 and 2014 and found that […]

Congress approves bill to ease presidential transitions

A career employee at the General Services Administration would serve as federal transition coordinator. Johnson chairs the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, while Carper is the senior Democrat.

Talking Leadership With the New GSA Administrator

Denise Turner Roth, the administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), was named to the role just this past August--but she has been in public service for more than 18 years. During that time, she's worked for members...Show More Summary

Talking leadership with the new GSA administrator

Denise Turner Roth, the administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), was named to the role just this past August—but she has been in public service for more than 18 years. During that time, she's worked for members of Congress, the District of Columbia government and as city manager for Greensboro, N.C., where she […]

How Devs Benefit From the New U.S. Government-Wide Digital Registry API

In what is being lauded as the single most important social media initiative across the U.S. Federal Government in the past four years, the U.S. General Services Administration has released an update to the U.S. Digital Registry along with an API for end users and government agencies.

Brickbat: Customer Service

4 months agoNews : Reason

The federal General Services Administration spent $75 million on a building for federal law enforcement agencies only to be told they could not use it. The problem was that the GSA did not consult with the Federal Protective Service during the design of the building. Show More Summary


FEDS SPEND $75 MILLION DESIGNING AND CONSTRUCTING SPACIOUS NEW BUILDING … FOR THE WRONG AGENCY! What is about the General Services Administration that attracts such corruption, incompetence and idiocy? Whatever it is – GSA is Uncle Sugar’s housekeeping agency – nobody there consulted with the Federal Protective Service about what it needed in the new […]

JetBlue/Emirates Partnership Beats Out United For A Federal Contract, And A Route Dies

In the battle between the big three U.S. carriers and the three subsidized Gulf airlines, the General Services Administration has handed a victory to the UAE-based Emirates. The agency awarded JetBlue the 2016 contract to carry U.S. government employees, including active service military headed for Afghanistan and the Middle East, between [...]

JetBlue Awarded Government Contract for Service to Dubai in 2016 — But There is One Minor Detail…

5 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

“In August, the General Services Administration (GSA) announced that it awarded the U.S. government contract for 2016 on the Washington-Dubai route to JetBlue” is the statement which appears in this article at the official news siteShow More Summary

Pepco And Exelon Overcome Another Hurdle To Merger

The General Services Administration has ended its criticism of the deal. [ more › ]

Chinese Foreign Trade in 8-Month-Long Dive – Customs Service

China’s foreign trade slump continued into the eighth month in October, data unveiled on Sunday by the General Administration of Customs (GACC) indicates.

Shell, GSA to Pay $55M for Soil Cleanup

The EPA has reached a $55 million settlement with Shell Oil Company and the US General Services Administration for the cleanup of contaminated soil at the Del Amo Superfund Site in Los Angeles, California. The cleanup work will prevent surface exposure of industrial chemicals and reduce sources of groundwater contamination from across the 280-acre site, […]

Historic Building Retrofit Performs Better Than New Buildings

Originally published on RMI Outlet. By Jennifer Cole The Byron Rogers building, located in downtown Denver and owned by the U.S. General Services Administration, is a model of how deep energy retrofits can create more efficient, financially valuable, and more productive workspaces. Show More Summary

Uncle Sam, Yelped

By NIAM YARAGHI Yelp recently announced it had reached an agreement with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to allow agencies to claim their pages and read and respond to reviews. This is yet another move by the current administration to become more transparent and effectively communicate with the public through new information technology opportunities. I

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