Friday, September 16, 2005


So, Halliburton thinks it can do what it wants and to who it wants.

This from Halliburton Watch.

Halliburton threatens Army officials who point out contract abuse
16 Sept. 2005
WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 ( -- A former contracting officer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) told a congressional committee today that Halliburton regularly threatens government officials who complain about contracting abuse.

Christy Watts, who was Chief of Contracting at USACE in Louisville, Kentucky, said Halliburton and USACE "habitually" violate contracting regulations and demand employees conceal it from the public. She described a culture of fear and intimidation designed to protect Halliburton's bottom line.

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