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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: The Omnibus Spending Bill & DoD’s $598.5 Billion Budget

Weekly Roundup May 1 – May 5 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Earlier this week, Congress finally reached an agreement on the contentious fiscal 2017 budget. The $1.16 trillion omnibus spending bill allocates $598.5 billion in discretionary funding to …

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House passes short-term CR to keep government open another week

Just hours before the deadline, Congress voted overwhelmingly in favor of a short-term continuing resolution (CR) to fund the government for an additional week. The House voted 382 to 30 Friday to approve the spending deal and the Senate unanimously approved it. House and Senate staffers and appropriators will work through …

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$497M IDIQ Announced for Navy Medicine R&D; SAIC, GDIT, Booz Allen Win Spots

The U.S. Army has announced a $497 million Omnibus III indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support U.S. Navy medicine research and development programs. The following firms were awarded positions on the award: General Dynamics‘ IT business unit, GDIT (NYSE: GD) Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) Contract …

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