Tag: Small Business Administration

Federal, Policy

With an increase in federal payouts comes an increase in improper payments

January 18, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

Agencies made speed a priority when issuing the first rounds of COVID-19 recovering spending in 2020, a decision that came with a few tradeoffs. The governmentwide improper payment rate increased between fiscal years 2020 and 2021, driven largely by programs […]

Federal, Policy

Government Surpasses Small Business Contracting Goals in Fiscal 2019 for Seventh Year

August 18, 2020

Via: Government Executive

The federal government exceeded its overall small business contracting goals for the seventh consecutive year in fiscal 2019 by awarding $132.9 billion in prime contracts, which was an increase of more than $12 billion from the previous year. On August […]