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Integrity of WOSB Program Receives Attention From Congress, Dept of Justice, OIG

There has been recent activity on the WOSB program from The Hill and from legal watch dogs. Senator Shaheen sends letter to the SBA; integrity of the WOSB program at

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Thank You for Stepping Up!

Majority-Women-Owned Firms, thank you for stepping up to protect your fair access to federal contracts. I want to personally thank the hundreds of majority-women-owned firms who stepped up to submit

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Majority-Women-Owned Firms – Act Now to Protect Your Opportunities

WOSB / EDWOSB Certified Firms: Important Sign On Needed to Protect Your Federal Contracting Set-Asides Below are details of a matter of high importance for legitimate majority-women-owned businesses. Over the

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At Last: Progress for Women-Owned Federal Suppliers

I am excited to announce that Congress is now poised to vote to improve the WOSB/EDWOSB Set-Aside Program by: Protecting women-owned firms from competing against ineligible firms Adding Sole Source

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GAO Report: Forty-Percent of Women-Owned Small Business Set-Aside Contracts Were Awarded to Ineligible Firms in FY 2012 and 2013

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (www.uswcc.org) announced today a critical challenge to the President, Small Business Administration (SBA) and Congress to act immediately to bring real accountability in contracting

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The Integrity of Federal Women-Owned Contracting Program At Risk; Thousands of Self-Certified Firms May Not Be Eligible for Set-Asides

WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 – Today, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (http://www.uswcc.org) issued a report finding that over one-half of the firms denied certification for the women-owned WOSB/EDWOSB federal

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U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce Approved as Third Party Certifier for New Federal Women-Owned Small Business Set-Aside Program; Accepting Applications Now

WASHINGTON, July 11, 2011 / — Applications Accepted Now for the WOSB/EDWOSB Contracting Program; Women’s Chamber Holds National Conference for Women-Owned Contractors The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce has been