Category Archives: State Department

Clinton Emails: Inside Response to POGO’s Kabul Embassy Exposé

Clinton Emails: Inside Response to POGO’s Kabul Embassy Exposé August 6, 2015 (Photo: Marc Nozell / Flickr) Buried in a State Department dump of nearly 1,400 of Hillary Clinton’s emails on Friday—many of them heavily redacted—are a series of communications documenting the … Continue reading

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Department of State to Hold Ceremony for Fallen Personnel

Ceremony for Fallen Personnel Department of State to Hold Ceremony for Fallen Personnel Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC August 3, 2015 On August 3, the Department of State will hold a ceremony to honor six security personnel … Continue reading

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REP. JASON CHAFFETZ HOLDS A HEARING ON CONSTRUCTION COSTS AND DELAYS AT THE U.S. EMBASSY IN KABUL

REP. JASON CHAFFETZ HOLDS A HEARING ON CONSTRUCTION COSTS AND DELAYS AT THE U.S. EMBASSY IN KABUL Political Transcript Wire [Lanham] 09 July 2015. HOUSE COMMITTEE ON OVERSIGHT AND GOVERNMENT REFORM JULY 9, 2015 SPEAKERS: REP. JASON CHAFFETZ, R-UTAH. CHAIRMAN … Continue reading

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Are State Department Contractors Shortchanging Whistleblowers?

Are State Department Contractors Shortchanging Whistleblowers? By Charles S. Clark April 7, 2015 Lightspring / Shutterstock.com A review of 30 top State Department contractors found that they have ethics codes for employees that investigators worry “may have a chilling effect” … Continue reading

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US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of State: INL Program Coordinator for Border/POE Security

US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of State: INL Program Coordinator for Border/POE Security  Tags:   News: Enterprise IT           Tenders:USA     This was published: 14 Feb 2015 – 03:52 pm      Tweet                  Agency: Department of State Office: Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs … Continue reading

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Department of State critized for not implementing accountability initiatives for Private Military Contractors

Department of State critized for not implementing accountability initiatives for Private Military Contractors Post Date: January 12, 2015 Despite the volume of accountability initiatives and the involvement of various governmental bodies, it is still unclear what will guide the selection … Continue reading

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Should the US Department of State Continue to Use Private Security Contractors to Protect US Diplomats

Should the US Department of State Continue to Use Private Security Contractors to Protect US Diplomats

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Defense Base Act Insurance: State Department Should Evaluate Its Open Market System and Incorporate Leading Practices into Any Future Single Insurer Solicitation

Defense Base Act Insurance: State Department Should Evaluate Its Open Market System and Incorporate Leading Practices into Any Future Single Insurer Solicitation GAO-15-194: Published: Jan 6, 2015. Publicly Released: Jan 6, 2015. Highlights Recommendations View Report (PDF, 64 pages)

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As U.S. troops return to Iraq, more private contractors follow

As U.S. troops return to Iraq, more private contractors follow By Warren Strobel and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON Wed Dec 24, 2014 1:17am EST A Shi’ite fighter walks during an intensive security deployment against Islamic State militants in Balad, north of … Continue reading

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Audit of Bureau of Diplomatic Security Worldwide Protective Services Contract Task Order 10 Kabul Embassy Security Force

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE AND THE BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORS OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL AUD-MERO-15-03 Office of Audits October 2014 Audit of Bureau of Diplomatic Security Worldwide Protective Services Contract Task Order 10 Kabul Embassy Security Force

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