Fiscal Study of Contractors in Iraq

Mr. Orszag spoke about a Congressional Budget Office assessment of government contracting for projects associated with the occupation… read more

Mr. Orszag spoke about a Congressional Budget Office assessment of government contracting for projects associated with the occupation and reconstruction of Iraq. He spoke about comparative costs of using private contractors rather than military units, accountability for the quality of work performed, and legal status of private contractors working in a war zone. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Fiscal Study of Contractors in Iraq

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Program ID:
280413-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 12, 2008
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2008

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  • Aug 12, 2008 | 11:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 2008 | 4:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 13, 2008 | 2:26am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 13, 2008 | 5:19am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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