Daily Archives: March 1, 2013

Money For Infrastructure? Afghanistan Has Plenty.

Washington Post February 28, 2013 Pg. 13 Fine Print Money For Infrastructure? Afghanistan Has Plenty. By Walter Pincus President Obama’s “Fix-It-First” program to repair bridges, proposed in his State of the Union address on Feb. 12, may be getting a … Continue reading

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PAE Government Services Inc., Arlington, Va., is being awarded a $54,013,255 modification

PAE Government Services Inc., Arlington, Va., is being awarded a $54,013,255 modification Contracts for February 28, 2013 Thursday, February 28, 2013 5:00 PM, No. 119-13 PAE Government Services Inc., Arlington, Va., is being awarded a $54,013,255 modification under a previously … Continue reading

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Did Blackwater Graymail Lead to a Whitewash?

Did Blackwater Graymail Lead to a Whitewash? February 26, 2013 Last week saw a rather surprising conclusion to the federal government’s nearly six-year criminal probe of the weapons practices of controversial private security contractor Blackwater (now called Academi). In 2010, the Department … Continue reading

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Time to Put Private Security Contractors Under the Gun

Amol Mehra Director, The International Corporate Accountability Roundtable Time to Put Private Security Contractors Under the Gun Posted: 02/28/2013 4:56 pm The news surrounding the attack on September 11, 2012 on the U.S. government compound in Benghazi has resulted in … Continue reading

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Corporate Whistle Blower Center Now Urges Employees of Any Type Of Private Contractor in Afghanistan or Iraq to Step Forward for Rewards if They Possess Proof of Fraud

Corporate Whistle Blower Center Now Urges Employees of Any Type Of Private Contractor in Afghanistan or Iraq to Step Forward for Rewards if They Possess Proof of Fraud PRWeb Published 8:01 am, Wednesday, February 27, 2013   The Corporate Whistle Blower … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Honors Defense of Freedom Medal Recipients

Published: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 / Updated: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 09:37 AM DynCorp International Honors Defense of Freedom Medal Recipients Department of State Announces New Memorial Wall to Honor Civilian Sacrifice FALLS CHURCH, Va. – DynCorp International hosted the … Continue reading

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KBR asks federal judge to reverse jury verdict, reduce damages or order new trial

KBR asks federal judge to reverse jury verdict, reduce damages or order new trial By Mike Francis, The Oregonian on February 26, 2013 at 1:38 PM, updated February 26, 2013 at 2:29 PM View full size David Sugerman is a … Continue reading

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ACADEMI Welcomes Brigadier General (Ret) Craig Nixon as CEO

Feb. 28, 2013, 10:56 a.m. EST ACADEMI Welcomes Brigadier General (Ret) Craig Nixon as CEO MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — The company known for providing pre-eminent risk assessment, training and security solutions around the world is … Continue reading

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Grid-irons: you are duly sentenced to a prison-sponsored stadium

Grid-irons: you are duly sentenced to a prison-sponsored stadium The private prison corporation GEO Group’s purchase of naming rights to the home of Florida Atlantic Owls represents a new low in the dysfunctional relationship between sport and communities Marina Hyde … Continue reading

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