Oversight Hearing on Iraq Reconstruction

February 15, 2007
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The Committee on Oversight and Government Reform is holding a hearing on Iraq Reconstruction at this moment, and the three top auditors overseeing work in Iraq will provide new information about the status of Iraq reconstruction projects and troop support contracts. The hearing will examine whether the findings of these auditors should affect Congress' assessment of the President's new request for additional taxpayer dollars.

Watch the webcast live >>

UPDATE: Watch Rep. Stephen Lynch describe how a contractor apparently made $8 million with no value added by subcontracting:

Watch Rep. Bruce Braley question a government auditor about the building of duplicate Olympic size swimming pools in Iraq:

Watch Rep. John Yarmuth question Comptroller General David Walker about cooperation from the State and Defense Departments with the GAO, which Walker heads:

Watch Rep. Carolyn Maloney ask what has been learned from the unaccounted for $8.8 billion in reconstruction funds discussed in the previous hearing: