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Ryan J. Reilly

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

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 windo...

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...