Aggregated Contracting News Articles
- Joni Ernst End-of-Year Fiscal Responsibility act to stop september spending spree
Federal agencies have shelled out tens of millions of dollars on cars, movie cameras and other items in a contract spending spree that happens across government at the end of every fiscal year. ...
James Varney. Washington Times. Sun, 22 Sep 2019 19:36:07 -0400.
- GM auto strike raises more questions for industry facing change
The nationwide walkout isn't just about the terms of a new contract for autoworkers
CBS News. Sun, 22 Sep 2019 19:31:00 -0400.
- Nurses hold strike at University of Chicago hospital
Nurses at University of Chicago Medical Center are holding a one-day strike following what they call a breakdown of contract negotiations between their union and the hospital. ...
CBS News. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:38:16 -0400.
- He was 'perfectly healthy' before the mosquito bite. Nine days later, he was brain dead.
A Michigan man reportedly “went from perfectly healthy to brain dead” in nine days after he contracted the rare, mosquito-borne virus Eastern equine encephalitis during an uptick in cases this year. ...
John Waller. Boston Globe. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:59:34 +0000.
- How One Small Business Became One of the Nation's Largest Federal Contractors
The co-founder of Torch Technologies, Inc. designed his company to be 100 percent employee-owned. Why? To hold himself and his team accountable.
Kate Foster. Entrepreneur. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:00:00 GMT.
- Seattle police officer assigned to clean up homeless camps files $10 million claim, alleges polluted site made him sick
As a result of the alleged exposure, Officer Timothy Gifford claims he has contracted early onset Type 2 diabetes and now generally suffers from poor health.
Lewis Kamb. Seattle Times. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 16:24:01 -0700.
- US Sues Snowden Over Book Publication
US Justice Department filed a suit Tuesday against former NSA contractor for violating nondisclosure agreements by publishing a memoir.
Voice of America. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 06:12:35 -0400.
- Weatherford lands five-year equipment deal with Saudi Aramco
Saudi Aramco has awarded a five-year equipment contract to struggling oilfield service company Weatherford International.
Sergio Chapa, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 10:00:00 UTC.
- Court Ruled Feds Terminated Small Contractor Based On 'Hostility'
The Dept. of Defense contract team failed to follow criteria for termination firmly established in federal case precedents, Federal claims court ruled.
Engineering News-Record. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:33:00 -0400.
- Snowden: Jury should decide whether NSA leaks were "right or wrong." - CNET
The former NSA contractor reiterated his reasons for not returning to the US.
Laura Hautala. CNET. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 21:25:00 +0000.
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