Daily Archives: October 7, 2017

Contractor gets 3-year sentence for Iraq fraud that cost U.S. millions

[Translate] Contractor gets 3-year sentence for Iraq fraud that cost U.S. millions In Fredericksburg, Va., 30 U.S. police officers are trained by DynCorp in preparation to train police in Iraq and Afghanistan. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post) By Rachel Weiner October … Continue reading

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Contractors and the True Size of Government

[Translate] Contractors and the True Size of Government October 5, 2017 Four out of every ten people who work for the U.S. government are private contractors. That’s according to a new report by New York University professor Paul Light. Light estimates the … Continue reading

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The NSA Officially Has a Rogue Contractor Problem

[Translate] Author: Andy GreenbergAndy Greenberg security 10.05.17 05:43 pm The NSA Officially Has a Rogue Contractor Problem NSA headquarters in Fort Meade, MD. Brooks Kraft/Getty Images The NSA is one of the world’s most notoriously secretive and powerful government agencies, … Continue reading

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