Sens. Criticize DOD Waste At Wartime Contract Hearing

Law360, New York (July 16, 2013, 4:14 PM EDT) -- U.S. military and diplomatic officials told a Senate panel on Tuesday that the executive branch has made significant progress in reforming wartime contracting policies, while hearing criticism about high-profile failures like the construction of a $34 million building in Afghanistan that will never be used.

At a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Financial and Contracting Oversight hearing, witnesses from the U.S. departments of Defense and State and the U.S. Agency for International Development reported their progress in implementing Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill's...
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