The Bush solution to an All Volunteer Army with falling recruitment. It's no problem, we'll privatize the military cause money grows on trees, and the sun shines every day, and the profit's high, and they never lie, on the Big Rock Candy Mountain. It's all cost plus from Halliburton and the Chinese will buy the debt forever.
A nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) report issued Thursday reveals that the U.S. is spending as much as $33,000 per private security contractor per month -- some $396,000 per year on individual guards, RAW STORY has learned.
The report, entitled Rebuilding Iraq: Actions Needed to Improve Use of Private Security Providers, examined contractors hired directly by federal agencies to provide security in Iraq, as well as security subcontractors hired by other contractors to protect their personnel and reconstruction projects, and is viewable in PDF format here. This summary was prepared by the ranking member of the Government Reform Committee, Rep. Henry Waxman (D-CA).
How many of these guys are there?
My God, save us!! Are there no real conservatives left in American? Have they all been neo-fried? Irving Kristol and Norman Podhoretz had to leave the Democratic Party to find a political party both stupid and greedy enought to buy it, although the Dems are buying now and they arent even getting the kick backs.