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GSA Chief Emily Murphy Moves to Make Federal Resources Available to Biden Transition Team

Emily Murphy Administrator GSA

The General Services Administration has informed President-elect Joe Biden through a letter that GSA will now make federal resources and services available to help facilitate the presidential transition, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday. In an ascertainment letter obtained by the publication, GSA Administrator Emily Murphy said the agency will provide $6.3M in government funds to help the Biden transition team implement the provisions of the Presidential Transition Act of 1963.

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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Dana Deasy Comments on Re-Award $4.4B DEOS BPA; SAIC Wins $737M AFMS3 Contract; Perspecta Secures $519M in Classified Programs; USDA Awards Accenture Spot on $450M Contract; PAE Acquires Centra Technology

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THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR STORIES View Weekly Contract Awards SAIC Wins $737M AFMS3 Contract to Support Modeling, Simulation; Michael LaRouche Quoted Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) has been awarded the potential $737 million U.S. Air Force Modeling and Simulation Support Services (AFMS3) 2.0 contract to implement, integrate and develop modeling and simulation (M&S). …

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GSA Names Trent Benishek as General Counsel; Emily Murphy Quoted

General Services Admnistration

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has appointed Trent Benishek as general counsel, where he will supervise the agency’s Office of General Counsel. The counsel has 137 attorneys nationwide, and serve as the chief legal advisor to the GSA administrator. I am thrilled Trent has joined GSA as our general counsel, as his experience and leadership bring great value to our agency,” said Emily Murphy

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GSA Releases 8(a) STARS III GWAC RFP; Emily Murphy Quoted

Emily Murphy Administrator GSA

The General Services Administration has issued the solicitation for the 8(a) STARS III governmentwide acquisition contract, the agency announced Monday. “I am very proud of GSA’s work in developing the STARS III GWAC with a contract ceiling of $50 billion, more than twice the size of STARS II,” said Emily Murphy, administrator of GSA and 2020 Wash100 awardee.

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Booz Allen Wins $800M AI Task Order Under Alliant 2 Contract; Lt. Gen. Jack Shanahan, Emily Murphy Quoted

The General Services Administration and the Department of Defense’s Joint Artificial Intelligence Center have  awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) a potential five-year, $800 million task order to develop artificial intelligence-based technology platforms to support future warfighting missions.

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GSA, NIH to Collaborate on Health IT Modernization; Emily Murphy Quoted

Emily Murphy

The General Services Administration and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, which is part of the National Institutes of Health, have partnered in a strategic agreement to modernize NICHD information technology operations, the GSA announced on Monday.

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Executive Mosaic Announces 2020 Wash100 Award Recipients; CEO Jim Garrettson Quoted

Executive Mosaic, the leading executive media and events company in the government contracting “GovCon” industry, announced the 2020 winners of the highly coveted and prestigious Wash100 Award. The full list of winners and more information about the award can be found on Wash100.com

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GSA Releases Solicitation for Consolidated Multiple Award Schedule; Emily Murphy Quoted

The General Services Administration has posted on FedBizOpps a single solicitation notice for a Multiple Award Schedule that consolidates 24 MAS contracts covering a wide variety of commercial products and services. “This is an important first step toward our goal of simplifying the experience for customers, suppliers and GSA’s acquisition workforce," said Emily Murphy, administrator of GSA and a 2019 Wash100 winner.

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