GSA Aims to Cut Acquisition Spending with OASIS

The General Services Administration on Wednesday put out two requests for proposals it believes will significantly cut extraneous contracting costs for numerous professional services. The two calls for contract bids are the next step in GSA’s long-planned move to create One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services, or OASIS. One contract will serve contracts with larger […]

Schedule Sales Continue to Slide

GSA must prove itself as ‘America’s buyer,’ top official says When Tom Sharpe oversaw procurement policy at the Treasury Department, his agency used the General Services Administration supply schedules about as much as most other departments across government do — which, if you ask top GSA officials, isn’t nearly enough. Last year, about 12 percent […]