The 35-day partial shutdown left many contractors without back pay. “We should harness the pain of this most recent event and learn from it,” the CEO of one company told a House subcommittee.
The government shutdown has created a lot of uncertainty, especially as the workweek begins. Here are the answers to some of your questions.
Unless a budget agreement is reached to end the government shutdown, federal contractors face a lot of uncertainty on Monday and everyday until the shutdown is over.
Accenture continues to expand its Accenture Federal Services with the acquisition of Alexandria-based Defense Point Security.
Two federal contracting heavyweights are embroiled in a lawsuit, with Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. accusing Deloitte Consulting LLP of using stolen proprietary information to recruit an entire team of employees and then target Booz Allen\’s contracts and clients.
The minimum wage for federal contract workers will go up, CBS reports.
With the possibility of government shutdown looming, federal contractors worry the outcome could affect their jobs.
Hundreds of thousands of federal employees around the country could be furloughed if the federal government shuts down. But they\’re not the only ones whose jobs would be at risk. Federal contractors\’ jobs depend on the government operations too.
Virginia defense and hi-tech industries are sure
to take a hit
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