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Use of Contractors by State Dept. Has Soared $4 Billion

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posted on Oct, 24 2007 @ 08:01 AM
To think that the US can't handle these task internally is a sad affair, just another bunch or lazy pencil pushers.

And to think that everyone is extremely hard on the UAW for it's lazy overpaid workers, the US government dwarfs them in size and payroll. I think it is time to gut the US governments workers pay and benefits to bring them in check with everyone else in the USA.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 — Over the past four years, the amount of money the State Department pays to private security and law enforcement contractors has soared to nearly $4 billion a year from $1 billion, administration officials said Tuesday, but they said that the department had added few new officials to oversee the contracts.

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New York Times


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