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Committee on Government Reform
MARCH 14, 2005
12:48 PM
CONTACT: Committee on Government Reform
Karen Lightfoot, 202-225-5051
Pentagon Auditors Conclude Halliburton Overcharged $100 Million
President Asked When and How U.S. Taxpayers and Iraqi People Will Be Repaid

WASHINGTON -- March 14 -- Today Reps. Waxman and Dingell sent a letter to President Bush revealing that Defense Department auditors have determined, in a report withheld from Congress, that Halliburton overcharged by more than $100 million under its no-bid Iraq oil contract.

The text of the letter and the executive summary of the audit are posted at:


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