CONTRACTING - ALL ARTICLES
Employees of contractors who work for the Army earn much higher average salaries than the Army’s own civilian and military employees, according to preliminary data from an Army study.
The General Accounting Office has reversed an Air Force decision and ordered that more than 800 military and civilian base operation jobs at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala., be outsourced to contractors because they can perform the work at a lower price.
Think your job is "inherently governmental"? Think your job is safe from the Bush administration's public-private competition drive? Think again.