Keir Starmer has said that EU citizens will retain the right to stay in the UK post Brexit, and that he would concede that in the negotiation with the EU representatives.
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On October 18, 2017 PSF hosted an enormously successful IT Symposium. Over 500 participants from more than 140 different organizations (I think). Lots of great discussion. What I want to comment on is TENDERING. More specifically, do more bidding events with more bidders ...
Here's a version of the proposed FAR rule from 2004 in a google document. I copied it over to make it more readable, but also to enable comments and annotations. I plan to spend some time later today and into next week reading through this proposed rule and making comments and ...
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