Nov 22, 2005

Outsourcing the Pentagon = Corruption and War

Outsourcing the Pentagon - The Center for Public Integrity By M. Asif Ismail WASHINGTON, November 18, 2004 — The Carlyle Group, a Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm that employs numerous former high-ranking government officials with ties to both political parties, was the ninth largest Pentagon contractor between 1998 and 2003, an ongoing Center for Public Integrity investigation into Department of Defense contracts found. A dozen companies in which Carlyle had a controlling interest netted more than $9.3 billion in contracts." cont....

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