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Pentagon Buries Evidence of $125 Billion in Bureaucratic Waste
Business  (tags: Pentagon, Defense Business Board, Pentagon waste, deception )

Judy
- 252 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The Pentagon has buried an internal study that exposed $125 billion in administrative waste in its business operations amid fears Congress would use the findings as an excuse to slash the defense budget, according to interviews and confidential memos...
Audit Reveals the Pentagon Doesn't Know Where $6.5 Trillion Dollars Has Gone
Business  (tags: Pentagon, pentagon audit, $6.5 Trillion missing )

Judy
- 372 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
Please share this story if you are appalled by the fact that there are Americans that are homeless and hungry, including U.S. combat veterans -- while the government is unable to account for $6.5 trillion dollars of taxpayer money.
"The Doomsday Forum": Senior Military, Nuclear Weapons Officials Convene... America's "$1 Trillion Nuclear Weapons Plan"
Business  (tags: doomsday forum, nuclear weapons merchants, “Blow up the Planet”, “Bankrupt the Country”, The Strategic Deterrent Coalition, $Trillion Nuclear Plan, Hillary Clinton, Pentagon )

Judy
- 401 days ago - strategic-culture.org
The event organized by "The Strategic Deterrent Coalition" (a non profit organization) was funded by Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Orbital ATK, BAE Systems among other generous donors.
The Most Expensive Weapon in History Makes UK Debut
Business  (tags: US, UK, Pentagon, F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, most expensive weapon ever, Pentagon, Lockheed-Martin )

Judy
- 405 days ago - yahoo.com
It is seen as the cornerstone of the U.S. air defense strategy for the next few decades. The Pentagon has previously announced plans to buy 2,400 of the jets at a cost of $1.5 trillion, including maintenance.
You Could Buy An Australian Island for What the Pentagon Says It Would Cost to Take Inventory of One Item
Business  (tags: accounting, waste, fraud, abuse, Pentagon, Australian island, taxpayer money )

Dandelion
- 515 days ago - publicintegrity.org
Critics including those who study modern business practices say how poorly the Pentagon keeps track of its own purchasing and contracting. The dept cannot meet modern accounting standards so opens the door 4 waste, fraud and abuse in military expenditures
Pentagon Blows $43 Million on Useless Afghan Gas Station, IG Says
Business  (tags: Afghanistan, compressed-natural gas station, Pentagon, DoD, Task Force for Stability & Business Oper, Sen. Claire McCaskill D-MO, Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., Sen. Armed Services Committee, watchdog, waste, taxpayers' money )

Judy
- 653 days ago - usatoday.com
"It's hard to imagine a more outrageous waste of money than building an alternative fuel station in a war-torn country that costs 8,000% more than it should, and is too dangerous for a watchdog to verify whether it is even operational".
Pentagon Commits To Spend $80 Billion For Another Bomber
Business  (tags: Department of Defense, DoD, Northrop Grumman, Pentagon, War )

Judy
- 658 days ago - shadowproof.com
So much for the 'age of austerity.' While in the middle of dealing with the trillion-dollar boondoggle known as the F-35 project, the Department of Defense has committed to spend another $80 billion on bomber it does not need.
Prime Minister-Designate Trudeau: Keep Pledge to Cancel F-35 Purchase - TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: PM Designate Trudeau, F-35, U.S., Canada, arms sales, pentagon, petition )

Judy
- 664 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
US taxpayers will be better off when the taxpayer-ripoff F-35 program is killed completely. The Pentagon's plans to keep the boondoggle alive depend crucially on foreign purchases.
A Blackwater World Order
Business  (tags: mercenarianism, for-profit warfare, contractors, U.S., world, Sean McFate, Pentagon, neomedeivalism, Blackwater, Academi, Erik Prince, Dyncorp, "Saracen Interrnational", CIA )

Judy
- 919 days ago - theamericanconservative.com
"Now that the United States has opened the Pandora's Box of mercenarianism, private warriors of all stripes are coming out of the shadows to engage in for-profit warfare." It is a menacing thought.
Pentagon Approves Record Sale of Advanced Arms to Countries at War
Business  (tags: CIA, Drones, Pentagon, United Nations Arms Treaty, War, weapons sales )

Judy
- 1353 days ago - truth-out.org
Today's high-tech weapons manufacturers are enjoying record sales. The trouble is - has anyone asked where these weapons will ultimately end up?
**TAKE ACTION** Stop the Pentagon Contractor CEOs **PLEASE SIGN***
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, budgets, business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, finance, government, money, Pentagon, politics, society )

Kit
- 1661 days ago - action.usaction.org
This could be our best opportunity to rein in Pentagon spending. We simply have to stop paying for the things we don't need so that we can afford the things we do - like Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.
'Unsatisfactory' Mega-Contractor Re-Ups on Another Big Military Deal
Business  (tags: Afghanistan, U.S. Air Force, Mega-Contractor, Virginia's DynCorp, Big Money, Politicians, Pentagon )

Judy
- 1746 days ago - wired.com
Just days after an inspector general report revealed that a giant Pentagon contractor performed "unsatisfactory" work in Afghanistan, the U.S. Air Force awarded the firm another multimillion-dollar pot of cash.
Defense Contractors Insulated From Budget Cuts
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, debt, dishonesty, economy, ethics, finance, investing, lies, military, pentagon, politics, society )

Kit
- 2409 days ago - commondreams.org
In one of U.S. president Dwight D. Eisenhower's most remembered speeches, he warned against "the acquisition of unwarranted influence" resulting from the close brotherhood between the country's defense agencies, Capitol Hill and private business...
CorpWatch- Carlyle Group May Buy Major CIA Contractor
Business  (tags: corporate rule, NSA, military, pentagon )

Barry
- 3446 days ago - opednews.com
The Carlyle Group, one of the world's largest private equity funds, may soon acquire the $2 billion government contracting business of consulting giant Booz Allen Hamilton, one of the biggest suppliers of technology and personnel to the U.S. government's
Stocks Tumble Worldwide on Fears of U.S. Recession -- Chicagotribune.Com
Business  (tags: global, stock markets, news, economy, business, Wall Street, corporate, Govtfearmongering, corruption, congress, bush, americans, politics, pentagon, terrorism, propaganda, ethics, bushadministration )

Tamme
- 3494 days ago - chicagotribune.com
A sell-off in global stock markets on a day when Wall Street was taking a respite, celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day, sent a chill through investors anticipating that Tuesday may bring a chaotic start to trading when U.S. markets reopen.
 

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