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‘Billions already wasted in Iraq, billions more could be.’

By Amanda Terkel  

"‘Billions already wasted in Iraq, billions more could be.’"


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Federal auditors today told the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform that the government has wasted $10 billion on “overpriced contracts or undocumented costs.” Of that amount, more than $2.7 billion were charged by Halliburton. The Government Accountability Office warned that “the problem could worsen,” given “limited improvement so far by the Department of Defense.”

UPDATE: Watch video highlights of the hearing HERE.

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