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  • Wartime Contracting Waste Fraud and Abuse
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    Wartime Contracting Waste, Fraud, and Abuse

    Members of the Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan testified on the findings in their final report which noted that between $30 and $60 billion had been lost due to…

    539 views
  • Wartime Contracting
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    Wartime Contracting

    Witnesses testified on waste, fraud, and abuse in wartime contracting. They also talked about the work and recommendations of the Commission on Wartime Contracting. In her remarks, Senator Claire…

    224 views
  • Contractor Waste and Fraud in Iraq and Afghanistan
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    Contractor Waste and Fraud in Iraq and Afghanistan

    Christopher Shays and Charles Tiefer, members of the Commission on Wartime Contracting, talked about the findings of the commission’s final report. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic…

    1,616 views
  • Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan Final Report
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    Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan Final Report

    The Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan issued its final report, finding over $30 billion in waste and fraud from U.S.-funded contracts in Iraq and Afghanistan over the last…

    1,312 views
  • Contracting Support of US Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan
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    Contracting Support of U.S. Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan

    Undersecretary of State Patrick Kennedy on the department’s contracts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Among the topics he addressed were the transition of authority to civilian control for Iraq…

    2,724 views
  • Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan
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    Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan

    The Commission on Wartime Contracting continued its investigation into how U.S. tax dollars were spent on contracting projects in Afghanistan and Iraq. Witnesses focused on reconstruction…

    502 views
  • Defense Department Budget and Contracting
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    Defense Department Budget and Contracting

    Defense Undersecretary for Acquisitions Ashton Carter testified on the Defense Department’s efforts to cut costs on federal contracts, increase competition, and improve Pentagon acquisition…

    9,787 views
  • Contractor Performance and Suspensions in Iraq and Afghanistan Panel 1
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    Contractor Performance and Suspensions in Iraq and Afghanistan, Panel 1

    The independent and bipartisan federal Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan held a hearing on the effectiveness of government’s tools to hold contractors accountable…

    703 views
  • Afghanistan Construction Projects
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    Afghanistan Construction Projects

    Officials from companies that received contracts for work in Afghanistan testified on problems with planning, costs, delays, and host-nation sustainability of construction projects.

    460 views
  • Afghan Construction Projects Arnold Fields Testimony
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    Afghan Construction Projects, Arnold Fields Testimony

    The Commission on Wartime Contracting held a hearing to examine the spending of U.S. tax dollars in Afghanistan, as well as the quality of contract supervision. Arnold Fields, the U.S. official…

    2,200 views
  • Wartime Contracts and Private Security Firms Government Officials
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    Wartime Contracts and Private Security Firms, Government Officials

    Witnesses from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and State and Defense Departments testified about the more than 40,000 private security contractors supporting U.S. operations in…

    3,069 views
  • Federal Oversight of Wartime Contracts Panel 2
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    Federal Oversight of Wartime Contracts, Panel 2

    The Commission on Wartime Contracting held a hearing on improving the federal government’s planning and oversight of billions of dollars in services contracts for operations in Iraq and…

    417 views
  • Federal Oversight of Wartime Contracts Panel 1
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    Federal Oversight of Wartime Contracts, Panel 1

    The Commission on Wartime Contracting held a hearing on improving the federal government’s planning and oversight of billions of dollars in services contracts for operations in Iraq and…

    518 views
  • Wartime Contracts and Private Security Firms Executives Panel
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    Wartime Contracts and Private Security Firms, Executives Panel

    Executives from private security companies with contracts to provide security for some government agencies testified about agreements to provide services in Afghanistan and Iraq. Among the…

    957 views
  • Iraq and Afghanistan Reconstruction Panel 2
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    Iraq and Afghanistan Reconstruction, Panel 2

    Witnesses testified on reconstruction and stabilization roles and responsibilities, planning and cooperation across U.S. government agencies, and sustainability by host governments when…

    70 views
  • Iraq and Afghanistan Reconstruction Panel 1
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    Iraq and Afghanistan Reconstruction, Panel 1

    Witnesses testified on reconstruction and stabilization roles and responsibilities, planning and cooperation across U.S. government agencies, and sustainability by host governments when…

    99 views
  •  Reconstruction in Iraq and Afghanistan
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    Reconstruction in Iraq and Afghanistan

    State and Defense Departments officials testified on their coordination and oversight of contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan. They talked about a number of issues including the scope of…

    198 views
  • Oversight of Afghan Security Forces Training
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    Oversight of Afghan Security Forces Training

    Government officials and civilian contractors testified about the adequacy and oversight of contract training for Afghanistan’s national army, national police, and border police. They also…

    191 views
  • Wartime Contracting in Afghanistan and Iraq Panel 2
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    Wartime Contracting in Afghanistan and Iraq, Panel 2

    Witnesses testified on the U.S. State Department’s selection, management, and oversight of security and other contractors. Their testimony came after photos were released showing Armour…

    274 views
  • Wartime Contracting in Afghanistan and Iraq Panel 1
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    Wartime Contracting in Afghanistan and Iraq, Panel 1

    Top State Department officials and embassy contractors involved in alleged misconduct in Kabul, Afghanistan, testified at an an oversight hearing on U.S. State Department contractors in…

    311 views
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