Section 814 and the Potential Impact on Innovation

H.R. 5515, the “John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019” (the Senate NDAA) passed the Senate on June 18, 2018. At this point, the House and Senate will go to conference to work out a compromise bill that can pass both chambers and go...

Section 846 Implementation and the Applicability of Law

The move to e-Commerce solutions envisioned by Section 846 of the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act is just the latest procurement reform initiative that seeks to strike the right balance between unique government requirements and acquisition streamlining. ...

See You at Whiskey Creek on August 22nd

Six years ago, 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. As those who knew him can attest, Joe brought an unmatched enthusiasm and optimism every day of his...

Message From the President: In Honor of Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day, I would like to share with you the following picture of Chattanooga National Cemetery that I took on Memorial Day two-years ago while I was on my way to pick up my daughter from her first year at the University of Alabama.   Located in...

JEDI, Questions Remain

Earlier this month, the Department of Defense (DoD) submitted a report to Congress detailing the Department’s justification for making its $10 Billion Joint Enterprise Defense Initiative (JEDI) cloud contract a single award. Specifically, the report, which was...