Washington, DC, January 10, 2011 – The Business Coalition for Fair Competition (BCFC) applauds President Obama for signing the National Defense Authorization for fiscal year 2011 into law without provisions that included ‘insourcing’ on January 7, 2011. “By removing these onerous provisions Congress and the President handed a victory to taxpayers, private sector firms, including small business, and private … [Read more…]
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by Camilo Rodriguez The Business Coalition for Fair Competition, an alliance of associations, firms, think tanks, and organizations, opposes insourcing and believes the federal government should rely on the private sector, not engage in unfair competition with it. In a letter to the acting director of the Office of Monetary Budgeting in response to Gates’ comments and the … [Read more…]
Washington, DC, October 28, 2010 – The Business Coalition for Fair Competition (BCFC) today released key vote ratings for the 111thCongress (2009-2010). “This scorecard shows how members of the House and Senate each voted on 10 key issues in the 111th Congress,” John Palatiello BCFC President said at a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. To call attention to … [Read more…]
“This is a case of where the government is picking winners and losers,” John Palatiello, president the Business Coalition for Fair Competition, told TheDC. “The government is getting to say to one company ‘yes’ and to another ‘no.’” Read More at the Daily Caller.
By Robert Brodsky “The federal government has gotten too big to succeed,” said John Palatiello, president of the Business Coalition for Fair Competition, an industry group that has called on President Obama to impose an immediate moratorium on insourcing. “They are trying to be all things to all people.” The coalition has urged the administration to adopt the Yellow … [Read more…]
How much land does the federal government own? It seems like a basic question that would have a simple answer, but the federal government does not have the kind of basic property and asset data that a well-run business or responsible family relies on to manage its finances. Some agencies do have good inventory systems-tracking … [Read more…]
Originally posted on NetRightDaily. The below letter was sent to the FCC regarding their proposed regulation of the internet. Over 150 organizations, bloggers and state lawmakers opposed the regs in the below letter: August 11, 2010 Federal Communications Commission 445 12th Street, S.W. Washington, DC 20554 RE: GN Docket No. 10-127, Framework for Broadband Internet … [Read more…]
The Business Coalition for Fair Competition (BCFC) today requested that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issue an immediate moratorium on insourcing – an Obama Administration program to convert work currently performed by private sector contractor firms to performance by Federal government employees. BCFC’s action comes on the heels of the public statement by … [Read more…]
Lack of Savings and Impact on Economy Crucial Rationale for Administration to Reverse Course Washington, DC, August 19, 2010 – A broad based coalition of 36 national and regional business, taxpayer and free market organizations has sent President Obama a letter urging an immediate moratorium on insourcing – the conversion of work currently performed by private sector contractor … [Read more…]