LexisNexis Special Services has been selected as a major vendor in a potential five-year, $ 1.21 billion global purchase contract to perform credential and credential verification work. identity for the Ministry of Labor, GovCon Wire learned.
DOL is seeking entrepreneur support through the multi-reward BPA to prevent fraudulent activity and facilitate the fair distribution of unemployment insurance benefits in accordance with the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
“Unemployment fraud has become an epidemic in itself and state unemployment insurance agencies need a trusted partner with decades of experience to take advantage of risk-based digital identity verification tools. that operate fairly and transparently, ”said Haywood Talcove, CEO, Government, LexisNexis Risk Solutions and LexisNexis Special Services, said GovCon Wire.
Talcove, winner of the 2021 Wash100 award, noted that the company’s platforms help stop more than $ 1 billion in fraudulent payments on a weekly basis and turn data into actionable insights for users.
“At LexisNexis, we consider it an honor to put our innovation and research at the service of government agencies to prevent fraud and achieve essential and life-saving benefits for the American people.”
Digital identity verification, data protection and sharing, reporting, performance, scalability, availability and maintenance, including software patches, updates and patches and taking Call center support for all connections, identity verification and multiple authentication support tickets are some of the goals of the project. .
The order period is expected to end by July 14, 2026.