Christopher Hitchens: Reconstruction of Iraq, Democratic Presidentia
Iraq Reconstruction Effort Full of Fraud, Waste and Abuse.
Published on Mar 7, 2013
Iraq Reconstruction Effort Full of 'Fraud, Waste and Abuse' - PBS Video
A decade after the war in Iraq began, U.S. and Iraqi officials characterize much of the reconstruction work deployed in that country as failure. Judy Woodruff .
Hearing on Iraq Reconstruction: Lantos' Opening
US wasted billions in rebuilding Ira
Iraq Reconstruction Hearing 2: "Swimming Pools"
Uploaded on Feb 15, 2007
The Committee on Oversight and Government Reform holds its second hearing on Iraq Reconstruction. Here Rep. Braley questions a government auditor about the building of duplicate Olympic size swimming pools.
Report from Iraq: Sorting Fact from Fiction in Iraq Reconstruction
Uploaded on Jan 6, 2011
Iraq Reconstruction - House Oversight Committee - 2003-10-08 - 178554-1-DVD - House Committee Government Reform and Oversight. Witnesses testified regarding efforts by the U.S.-led coalition to restore peace, freedom, security, and dignity to the people of Iraq. Most praised the accomplishments of the coalition to date, citing myriad improvements, and were optimistic about the future. However, some committee members and witnesses expressed concerns that a serious safety and security problem still existed in Iraq, and that the procedure used to award reconstruction contracts was not in the best interest of the American taxpayer. Rep. Davis and other members of Congress visited Iraq in August. Filmed by C-SPAN. Non-commercial use only. For more information, see http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/17...
Iraq in ruins: Post-war life overshadowed by crumbling infrastructure, corru
Published on May 17, 2013
Bush's Fiscal Incompetence, in Iraq as in America
An example of why the United States economy suffered during the eight year Bush administration. The fiscal policies prevalent in the Iraq war and reconstruction mirrored the fiscal policies leveled on the American homeland. And, this is an example of what the incoming administration is forced to deal with abroad as well as here at home as America struggles onward.
History is the final judge.