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Ryan J. Reilly

Army Chief Who Granted KBR Secret 'Bailout' Was Ex-Enron Executive

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Army official who signed a secret agreement that military contractor KBR claims should burden taxpayers with the bill for the compan...

Ryan J. Reilly

Defense Contractor Guilty Of Poisoning Soldiers Wants Taxpayers To Pay

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sodium dichromate is an orange-yellowish substance containing hexavalent chromium, an anti-corrosion chemical. To Lt. Col. James Gentry ...

Woman Testifies In KBR Rape Case: I Was 'Scared To Death'

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

HOUSTON — A Texas woman tearfully told jurors Monday that she was "scared to death" and held against her will by her employer after being drugge...

Iraq Contractor Making MILLIONS Off Mechanics Working 43 MINUTES A MONTH

Mother Jones | Adam Weinstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It was just a single contract for a single job on a single base in Iraq. The Department of Defense agreed to pay the megacontractor KBR $5 million a y...

U.S. Contractor Confined More Than 1000 Foreign Workers In Windowless Warehouses In Iraq

McClatchy Washington Bureau | Adam Ashton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BAGHDAD - About 1,000 Asian men who were hired by a Kuwaiti subcontractor to the U.S. military have been confined for as long as three months in wind...

Pentagon Tried To Cover For KBR In Soldier's Electrocution

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On January 2, 2008, Army Staff Sergeant Ryan Maseth was electrocuted while taking a shower at the Legion Security Forces Building in Baghdad. Press re...