Defense contracting. Hide the money

grab money

The Spy Who Billed Me questions why DoD is claiming national security in withholding data about their outsourced contracts.

Well, lookie here.

22% of the $537 million of unclassified DIA contracts were subject to “full and open competition.” 30.6% of their unclassified contracts had only one bidder.

The situation at the NGA is similar, although their $6 billion of contracting dwarfs the DIA.

After examining the data and finding nothing even remotely of interest to potential evildoers, she concludes.

Again, I challenge anyone to show me how this data could help the enemy. It can’t. Unless, of course, in this case the enemy is the American taxpayer.