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U.S. and the World – Staying in Afghanistan Means More Money for Contractors, Less Oversight – AllGov – News

U.S. and the World – Staying in Afghanistan Means More Money for Contractors, Less Oversight – AllGov – News

There’s some question about whether it’s a bug in the policy or a feature, but Defense Department contractors appear to be the major beneficiaries of President Obama’s policy to keep troops in Afghanistan.

As the American presence in that country continues, so does the reliance on contractors for everything from base security to doing soldiers’ laundry.

Source: U.S. and the World – Staying in Afghanistan Means More Money for Contractors, Less Oversight – AllGov – News