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USWCC Files Regulatory Comments on End of Self Certification for WOSB Program

Today, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce filed regulatory comments to the Small Business Administration regarding how the SBA implement the Congressional mandate to end the much abused self-certification of

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USWCC Weekly Update 11/17/15

Included: FedCon Optimize, Karen Ward testifies before Congress, GAO report on SBA leadership, US DOT SBIR program, USWCC in the news, USWCC | Atlanta meets with State Senator Parent USWCC

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USWCC Weekly – 9/15/15

SBA Drops Final Rule for WOSB Sole Source –> Places Women Business Owners in Legal Jeopardy On Friday, September 11, 2015, the Small Business Administration dropped the Final Rule: Women-Owned

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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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SBA Inspector General Report on WOSB Set-Asides

On May 14, 2015, the Office of Inspector General at the U.S. Small Business Administration released Evaluation Report 15-10: Improvements Needed in SBA’s Management of Women Owned Small Business Federal

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SBA Issues Proposed Rule for WOSB Program; Continuation of Self-Certification on Shaky Legal Ground

The U.S. Small Business Administration proposed rule for changes to the WOSB Women-Owned Small Business Set-Aside Program leaves legitimately majority-women-owned firms on shaky legal ground. On May 1, 2015, the

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USWCC Announces 2015 Award Winners

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce proudly announces our 2015 Women Contractor Award Winners to firms who have achieved outstanding success as suppliers in the federal contracting arena. Awards will

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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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Women’s Chamber Supports Executive Order on Federal Contracting

Read about the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce Support for Women’s Economic Priorities. WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 – The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (http://www.uswcc.org) supports the Executive Order on

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USWCC Announces 2014 WOSB Contracting Award Winners

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce proudly announced the 2014 Women Contractor Award winners at the WOSB National Council Spring Conference held in Washington, DC on March 26, 2014.  Awardees