“War on Terror” Biz Big for Blackwater | Talking Points Memo

Since June of 2004, the Bush administration has paid the Blackwater security firm at least $320 million for “diplomatic security” services worldwide, The Nation reports. More striking, the State Department — who oversees the contract — can’t explain why they’ve paid the company $100 million more than they contracted for.

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