Observations on the Government's Contracting Data Systems

Woods, William T.
September 2009
GAO Reports;9/29/2009, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article reports on the observations of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the federal government's contracting data systems. It states that the data systems provide information on how the 518 billion dollar fiscal year 2008 fund for contractor products and services is being spent and how well the contractors are performing. It notes that the contracting data systems should be responsive to the needs of the Congress, federal agencies, and the public that uses them.


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