//
you're reading...
ACQUISITION & CONTRACTING, BRANCH/AGENCY, FEATURED ARTICLES, Industry News, Media Outlet

OPM Rushed to Award $20M Post-Hack Contract — and Ran Afoul of Federal Contracting Rules, IG Says

In the rush to award a $20 million contract for identity-theft protection services in the wake of a massive data breach, Office of Personnel Management contracting staff violated federal contracting rules, lost track of paperwork and failed to properly secure an independent cost estimate of the contract, according to a newly published review by the agency’s inspector general.

Source: OPM Rushed to Award $20M Post-Hack Contract — and Ran Afoul of Federal Contracting Rules, IG Says – Nextgov.com

About Editor-in-Chief Visionary

Guy Timberlake is the Editor-in-Chief Visionary of GovConChannel and oversees the creation and curation of relevant and timely 'News And Information That Matters To Small Government Contractors.'

Discussion

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: