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GAO Confirms: AbilityOne Trumps SDVOSB for VA Set-Asides | Small Government Contracts

The VA has been on the receiving end of a number of GAO bid protest decisions, the most recent issued just a few weeks ago, holding that the VA is acting illegally by ordering off the Federal Supply Schedule without first determining whether the procurement at issue can be set-aside for service-disabled veteran owned small businesses. But the GAO’s recommendations, and the outrage from the veteran community (which, in my opinion, is very well-deserved), have not stopped the VA from pushing ahead with its “FSS First” acquisition strategy.

via GAO Confirms: AbilityOne Trumps SDVOSB for VA Set-Asides | Small Government Contracts.

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