Last week, continuing the sometimes catty intraparty feud between Republican hawks and GOPers skeptical of foreign intervention, former Vice President Dick Cheney took a shot at Sen. Rand Paul R-Ky. He obviously had Rand Paul in mind. A year ago, Sen. John McCain R-Ariz. Ted Cruz R-Texas , Rep.
Rand Paul Thinks We Invaded Iraq Because Of Dick Cheney's Connection To Halliburton
Halliburton and Cheney: War Profiteers in Chief Fight to Keep Their Wallets Fat | HuffPost
A war profiteer is any person or organization that derives profit from warfare or by selling weapons and other goods to parties at war. General profiteering , making an unreasonable profit, also occurs in peacetime. There were a number of food riots during the American Revolution against profiteering merchants, there were more than thirty riots in the period between and In East Hartford, Connecticut a mob of twenty women and three men took lbs of sugar from a Mr.
Halliburton and Cheney: War Profiteers in Chief Fight to Keep Their Wallets Fat
That statement , which is also the title of his short book on war profiteering, rings true today. One courageous civil servant just won a battle to hold war profiteers accountable. Her name is Bunnatine "Bunny" Greenhouse. She was doing her job, trying to ensure a competitive bidding process would save the US government money.
Halliburton woke up Friday, determined to debunk a film by Robert Greenwald that it has not seen. You have to wonder just what Halliburton's CEO and department of agitation and propaganda are thinking. It's worth pausing to recall the insidious nature of Halliburton's role in the invasion and occupation of Iraq.