Daily Archives: September 14, 2013

Bipartisan Letter Suggests Pentagon Include Contractors In Staff Cuts

[Translate] GovExec.com September 13, 2013 Bipartisan Letter Suggests Pentagon Include Contractors In Staff Cuts By Eric Katz A bipartisan pair of lawmakers has asked the Defense Department to rethink its plan to cut staff by 20 percent at top headquarters … Continue reading

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SIGIR Releases Its Final Report

[Translate] SIGIR Releases Its Final Report September 12, 2013 This $290,000 Ford GT350 Shelby was given to a New Mexico-based construction contractor as a kickback in exchange for Iraq reconstruction subcontracts. This week, the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR) capped … Continue reading

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State Department Management Chief Under Fire for Statements on Kabul Security

[Translate] State Department Management Chief Under Fire for Statements on Kabul Security By Charles S. Clark September 13, 2013 Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Employees of a private security contractor helping protect the U.S. embassy in Afghanistan have come forward with assertions … Continue reading

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