[SPORK] Fwd: well, it begins ... (fwd)

Tom tomwhore@slack.net
Tue, 25 Mar 2003 12:34:05 -0500 (EST)


This one goes out to John Hallow.....bang bang.. have a nice day..

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> http://money.cnn.com/2003/03/25/news/companies/war_contracts/index.htm
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> NEW YORK (CNN/Money) - The first contracts for rebuilding post-war
> Iraq have been awarded, and Vice President Dick Cheney's old employer,
> Halliburton Co., is one of the early winners.
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> The Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR) unit of Halliburton (HAL: up $0.71 to
> $20.83, Research, Estimates), of which Cheney was CEO from 1995 to
> 2000, was awarded a contract late Monday by the U.S. Army Corps of
> Engineers to put out oil fires and make emergency repairs to Iraq's
> oil infrastructure.