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Day: August 24, 2021

Government Matters (Full Show) – August 24, 2021

New Covid-19 testing requirements present logistical challenge for federal agencies Jim Eisenmann, partner at Alden Law Group, PLLC, discusses recommendations for agencies as they implement new White House guidance for testing unvaccinated employees and contractors   Federal contract spending on Small Disadvantaged Businesses has outperformed goal in recent years Joe Jordan, CEO of Actuparo, discusses […]

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New Covid-19 testing requirements present logistical challenge for federal agencies

The White House says agencies must start testing unvaccinated employees and contractors who work onsite at agencies for Covid-19. Workers must take tests at least once a week. James Eisenmann, partner at Alden Law Group and former executive director of the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board, said the new requirements are important but might be […]

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Federal contract spending on Small Disadvantaged Businesses has outperformed goal in recent years

The Small Business Administration is taking steps to make sure agencies hit the White House’s equity goals. President Biden says he wants to increase the percentage of federal contracting dollars spent on Small Disadvantaged Businesses. Joe Jordan, chief executive officer of Actuparo and former administrator of federal procurement policy, said a little over 10% of […]

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Government Accountability Office provides recommendations to improve adoption and fostering process for military families

Out of 1.3 million active duty service members, over 2,000 families foster or adopt children. But the Government Accountability Office (GAO) says military families are not aware of benefits they can receive from the Defense Department’s enrollment program. Kathy Larin, director of education, workforce and income security at GAO, said her office recommends the Defense […]

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