Daily Archives: November 20, 2014

Rep. Wants Details On Federal Employee Cybersecurity Breach

[Translate] Rep. Wants Details On Federal Employee Cybersecurity Breach By Khadijah M. Britton Law360, New York (November 13, 2014, 12:55 PM ET) — A ranking member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform requested information Wednesday from the … Continue reading

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US Renews Bid To Resolve KBR Kickback Suit

[Translate] US Renews Bid To Resolve KBR Kickback Suit By Khadijah M. Britton Law360, New York (November 18, 2014, 2:17 PM ET) — The United States again asked for partial resolution of its claims in Texas federal court on Monday … Continue reading

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Taxpayers charged for Afghan project months after KBR contract terminated

[Translate] Taxpayers charged for Afghan project months after KBR contract terminated Internal military report details bitter feud between contractor, Pentagon auditors The Pentagon, across the Potomac River from Washington, is seen in this aerial view in March 2008. (Associated Press) … Continue reading

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KBR contractor probed by Senate, House over documents silencing whistleblowers

[Translate] KBR contractor probed by Senate, House over documents silencing whistleblowers Rep. Elijah Cummings, D- Md., (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) **FILE** more > By Jim McElhatton – The Washington Times – Thursday, November 20, 2014 Top Senate and House Democrats pressed … Continue reading

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Taliban attack contractor compound in Kabul amid increased violence

[Translate]  Taliban attack contractor compound in Kabul amid increased violence Traffic flows in front of a bomb crater created by a Taliban suicide attack on the Green Village foreign contractor compound in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. Carlo Munoz/Stars … Continue reading

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Defense Contractors: Additional Actions Needed to Facilitate the Use of DOD’s Inventory of Contracted Services

[Translate] Defense Contractors: Additional Actions Needed to Facilitate the Use of DOD’s Inventory of Contracted Services GAO-15-88: Published: Nov 19, 2014. Publicly Released: Nov 19, 2014. Highlights Recommendations

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