The Section 809 Panel has recommended that Congress eliminate most small business set-asides for DoD acquisitions.
The Panel would replace the longstanding set-aside system with a meager five percent small business price preference.
For small government contractors, this recommendation is the policy equivalent of a five-alarm fire. Small contractors may need to fight hard to save the set-aside system.
Get ready for a battle.
Keep reading this article at: http://smallgovcon.com/statutes-and-regulations/eliminate-most-dod-small-business-set-asides-says-section-809-panel/
Find all of the Section 809 Panel’s reports here: https://section809panel.org/media/updates/