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Uncontrollable -- Pentagon and Corporate Contractors Too Big to Audit

Ralph Nader | Posted 03.19.2017 | Politics
Ralph Nader

The Reuters report put this colossal dereliction simply: "A law in effect since 1992 requires annual audits of all federal agencies--and the Pentagon alone has never complied."

Pentagon Contractors Play a Disturbing Game

William Hartung | Posted 08.25.2012 | Politics
William Hartung

When it comes to America's national security, it's time to start standing up and demanding a little truth. We simply can't afford to let Pentagon contractors keep playing these games anymore.

Ryan Grim

House Dems Want To Phase Out Armed Contractors | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One morning, Uncle Sam woke up and his military had been privatized. There had been no national debate. No congressional action. No sweeping White Hou...

Putting Today's 'Pirate' Attack in Context

Jeremy Scahill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeremy Scahill

Take this fact: Over $300 million worth of tuna, shrimp, and lobster are "being stolen every year by illegal trawlers" off Somalia's coast, forcing the fishing industry there into a state of virtual non-existence.

Pentagon Purging Contractors, Hiring Thousands Of New Employees

Government Executive | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Monday recommended major changes in the Pentagon's procurement priorities and acquisition practices, and said the de...