"… enter for Public Integrity in 1989, after he had worked in television with ABC News and then CBS News, including producing investigative reports for the late …"
"… id. But the largest responsibility for the screw-up lies generally at the Pentagon and particularly in the Army, according to the report. The Defense Departm …"
"… e frequently on the losing end of arguments,” Bowen reports. It was the Pentagon that failed to plan “for a lengthy occupation or a large relief and reco …"
"… n.” Defense officials have acknowledged that a substantial chunk of the Pentagon’s spending in Iraq went to repair the looting and other damage done by I …"
"… raib helped stoke widespread hostility to the U.S. occupation. It was the Pentagon that opened a contracting office in Baghdad that Bowen said was chronicall …"
"… ed by Congress slashed State’s budget by $8 billion. In a letter to the House Appropriations Committee, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton noted that the cuts to State’s budge …"
"… the request for more than 1,000 mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles (MRAPs). MRAPs are particularly resistant to IEDs because of their V-shaped hull …"
"… uest for more than 1,000 mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles (MRAPs). MRAPs are particularly resistant to IEDs because of their V-shaped hulls that d …"
"… V-shaped hulls that disperse explosions.Along with the delays in providing MRAPs, the IG found an equally troubling breakdown by Pentagon brass – the fa …"
"… aq .In May 2007, after reports of the delays in procuring large numbers of MRAPs began to emerge in the press, Defense Secretary Robert Gates made it the …"
"… and and Iraq Ministries of Defense and Interior. In July 2008, the DOD’s inspector general completed a follow-up report that noted significant improvements i …"
"… uest for comment, but then-Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz told Congress in 2003 that although “it seems to have become fashionable for some to s …"
"… y President George W. Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, Secretary of State Colin Powell, National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice, Defense Secretary Donald Rums …"
"… at we are still not making enough progress on," said Walker, who heads the Government Accountability Office. "I mean, this stuff isn't rocket science."While KBR earns the top spot am …"