Key Findings

A comprehensive examination of companies that won contracts that are not competitively bid for work in Iraq and Afghanistan — and of their campaign contributions, led by General Electric and Vinnell Corporation (the former Northrup Grumman).

These contracts have tripled in size since 9/11, to $140 billion. Who loses? The taxpayer.

From the Executive Director

Sep 26, 2012

Methodology: Windfalls of War

Sep 11, 2012
Former Vice President Dick Cheney stepped down from Halliburton to become Bush's running mate in Aug

U.S. contractors reap the windfalls of post-war reconstruction

May 07, 2012

Contractors in Iraq, Afghanistan, FY 2004-2006

May 07, 2012
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