High Road Contracting
Comments on the Proposed Rulemaking to Create a Compensation Data Collection Tool
Letter from David Madland offers recommendations for the Obama administration's proposed tool to root out discrimination among contractors.
Report New high-road federal contracting guidelines would help raise job standards, reward companies that follow the law, and prevent taxpayer waste, write David Madland and Karla Walter.
Taking the High Road
Allowing public access to contractor information is an important first step. Now the government needs more tools to protect taxpayers, write Karla Walter and David Madland.
Rein in Irresponsible Oil Drillers
David Madland and Karla Walter detail why “high-road” contracting would help prevent low-road disasters such as the BP oil catastrophe.
Comments on the Proposed Regulations to Establish a Contractor Responsibility Database
David Madland, Director of the American Worker Project at the Center for American Progress Action Fund, submits comments on the proposed regulations (FAR Case 2008-027) to require the General Services Administration to establish and maintain a contractor responsibility database.