The Coalition for Government Procurement is the single most effective voice for commercial service and product companies selling in the federal market. For 35 years, the Coalition has brought together public and private sector procurement leaders to work towards the mutual goal of common sense acquisition. Members have access to the latest federal compliance and policy information, which serves as the foundation of a successful government business.

News

Transactional Data Reporting 101

All you need to know about the Transactional Data Reporting rule and the Coalition’s position! Read More!

New Member Management Tool!

Attention members! The Coalition would like to alert you to some exciting, upcoming enhancements you will see regarding your interactions with our organization. We have launched both a new member management tool and a new website.  Here’s what you need to know about both enhancements Read More!

Coalition Responds to SeaPort-e RFI

July 1st, the Coalition responded to the Navy’s Request for Information (RFI) regarding the acquisition strategy of the SeaPort-e contract. SeaPort-e is a multiple award contract that provides professional services to the Navy. The contract will expire in April 2019. The Coalition’s comments provided feedback on the direction that the vehicle should take if the Navy were to decide to develop a follow-on contract, including ways the Navy could enhance industry engagement.

Supreme Court Decision: Kingdomware Technologies Inc. v. United States

On Thursday, June 16, the Supreme Court issued its decision for Kingdomware Technologies Inc. v. United States. Significantly, the Court ruled in favor of the plaintiff, Kingdomware Technologies Inc., and held that Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) must use the so called “Rule of Two” when awarding contracts, even when it would otherwise meet its annual minimum contracting goals. Read More!

Events

GSA/VA Schedule Training for In-House Counsel, July 14

This class is a “must attend” for lawyers and corporate officials with significant contract management and compliance responsibilities in companies that have GSA Schedule contracts. More info here!

Fourth Annual Joseph P. Caggiano Memorial Golf Tournament

Please join us for The Coalition’s 4th Annual Joseph P. Caggiano Memorial Golf Tournament! This charity tournament is to honor our good friend and colleague, Joe Caggiano, who was not only a 23-year veteran of the federal contracting marketplace but a naval veteran as well. More info here!

See you at Whiskey Creek on August 24th!

In January of 2013, the Coalition for Government Procurement lost much more than a Board Member when our dear friend Joseph P. Caggiano passed away at the young age of 48.  Joe’s career in the government market spanned 25 years, including serving seven years as COO of...

Transactional Data Reporting (TDR): A Customary Commercial Practice?

Transactional Data Reporting (TDR): A customary commercial practice? This blog marks the first in a series of blogs focusing on the General Services Administration’s (GSA’s) Transactional Data Reporting (TDR) rule.  As you know, the “final” rule was issued on June...

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