Report: Eye on Iraq: Holding Accountable Unchecked Private Contracting

September 27, 2004



This report on private contracting begins, 'One of the first companies to receive a contract for reconstruction work in Iraq was Halliburton, a Texas-based company that provides services to the oil and gas industry and that has a long history of close ties to high-ranking government officials. Those ties have included the late President Lyndon Johnson and the current Vice President Dick Cheney, a former CEO of Halliburton.'

READ: Report: Eye on Iraq: Holding Accountable Unchecked Private Contracting


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