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Dyncorp Contract

DynCorp Does Good

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

Since I've had a couple of posts recently mentioning articles published elsewhere which were critical of DynCorp it is only fair to mention a recent r...

State Beats Pentagon, Unfortunately

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

Recently I wrote about the contract for training the Afghan National Police. Actually I wrote about a Newsweek/Pro Publica article on the subject. Th...

Why Can't Contractors Talk About What They Do?

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

You often hear private military contractors described as secretive. Indeed, if you search online for Jeremy Scahill, the perennial Nation magazine PMC...

DynCorp Begs to Differ

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

What confidence can we have that the government is even capable of assessing whether DynCorp is doing a good job?

The Contractors that Couldn't Shoot Straight?

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

It is often true, as supporters of private military contractors contend, that media coverage of their activities is unfair, inaccurate, or biased. Dou...

Afghan Police Training Delayed: DynCorp Contract Extended As Pentagon Plans For Re-Bid

Huffington Post Investigative Fund | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By Christine SpolarHuffington Post Investigative Fund A troubled multi-billion contract that has failed to create a reliable national police force in...

$1.2 Billion State Dept Contract In Iraq Is So Dysfunctional, Auditors Throw Up Their Hands

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The State Department so badly managed a $1.2 billion contract for Iraqi police training that it can't tell what it got for the money spent, a new repo...