We told you how a group of industry associations is asking the government to stop issuing new federal procurement rules without opening them up to public comment first. The group has written a letter to the Office of Federal Procurement Policy. One of the groups signing the letter is TechAmerica. Trey Hodgkins, senior vice president for national security and procurement policy at the organization, tells Federal News Radio why the letter was written and why his group is concerned.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-10 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C. region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.