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*** AT&T might be back in the running for a Social Security Administration telephony contract worth more than $500 million. Washington Technology has more.

*** A group of 11 lawmakers from the National Capital Region urged Trump administration officials to let federal employees and service members decide for themselves whether to participate in a payroll tax deferment. In an Sept. 8 letter led by Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.), lawmakers urged the administration, "to immediately reverse course and pursue an opt-in system that will allow federal employees to freely choose whether or not to have their payroll taxes deferred."

Posted on Sep 10, 2020 at 2:32 AM


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    OMB provides key guidance for TMF proposals amid surge in submissions

    Deputy Federal CIO Maria Roat details what makes for a winning Technology Modernization Fund proposal as agencies continue to submit major IT projects for potential funding.

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    Worries from a Democrat about the Biden administration and federal procurement

    Steve Kelman is concerned that the push for more spending with small disadvantaged businesses will detract from the goal of getting the best deal for agencies and taxpayers.

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