GAO Deems $30M Army Corps Contract Award Unreasonable

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers should take another look at a repair and maintenance contract priced as high as $30 million, the Government Accountability Office said in a decision made public Tuesday, faulting the Corps for judging one proposal aspect too harshly and not meaningfully justifying the award.

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Army Failed To Properly Track $1B In Equipment, OIG Says

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

The U.S. Army lacked effective controls for tracking more than $1 billion in equipment provided to the Iraqi government under a training and equipment fund meant to help in the fight against the Islamic State militant group, a watchdog said in a report made publicly available Wednesday.

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Defense Worker Cops To ‘Bourne’-Inspired Spy Scheme

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

A former defense contractor employee who loves spy stories like the “Jason Bourne” films pled guilty Monday to charges related to selling military satellite information to an agent he thought was a Russian spy for money to send to a girlfriend in Long Beach, California, who was catfishing him.

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