Tag: federal contracts

Federal, Policy

Legislation to expand federal contracting opportunities reaches president’s desk

February 8, 2022

Via: FCW

Bipartisan legislation aimed at improving government contracting opportunities for small businesses awaits President Joe Biden’s signature following its passage in the House on Feb. 7. Called the Promoting Rigorous and Innovative Cost Efficiencies for Federal Procurement and Acquisitions, or PRICE […]

Federal, Policy

Trump wants to end U.S. reliance on Chinese manufacturing ‘once and for all.’ U.S. firms aren’t complying

September 9, 2020

Via: Fortune

A survey of American businesses in China released on Wednesday found that a majority of U.S. companies in China don’t have plans to move manufacturing out of China and into the U.S., despite President Donald Trump’s recent remarks that doing […]

Federal, Policy

A new executive order escalates Trump’s attack on H-1B visas for foreign workers

August 4, 2020

Via: Fortune

On Monday, U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order barring workers on H-1B visas from replacing American workers on federal contracts. The executive order makes it harder for federal agencies to hire workers in the U.S. on H-1B visas, […]