Steve Peacock's U.S. Trade & Aid Monitor tag:typepad.com,2003:weblog-94161205314098957 2013-09-08T17:10:36-04:00 Original reporting on little-known U.S. government funded foreign aid projects, so-called "drug war" initiatives, and overseas business subsidies. TypePad Obama Can't Stop Spending — In Kenya! tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e2019aff4469c8970b 2013-09-08T17:10:36-04:00 2013-09-08T17:10:37-04:00 The Obama administration is seeking additional U.S. taxpayer funds to provide more health services to Kenyans through a massive assistance program that has already grown so “rapidly and exponentially” the U.S. government now needs help from outside contractors to oversee it. Steve Peacock WND: U.S. Prepares for Casualties in Africa tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e201901baad6fa970b 2013-04-28T21:19:04-04:00 2013-04-28T21:19:04-04:00 The extrication of U.S. Special Forces injured in African military ventures soon will provide contractors with an additional revenue stream, now that the Obama administration plans to keep such vendors on stand-by, 24/7, for cross-continent airborne mobilization. Steve Peacock DoD Gives Contractors More Time For Djibouti, Kenya Project Bids tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e2017617344861970c 2012-08-13T09:39:33-04:00 2012-08-13T09:39:33-04:00 DoD extended the bid deadline for contractors interested construction projects at Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti and Camp Simba in Kenya. Steve Peacock Pentagon Extends Kenya, Djibouti Military Support Contract tag:typepad.com,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e20167675cff76970b 2012-06-11T15:44:18-04:00 2012-06-11T15:51:09-04:00 The U.S. Dept. of Defense says its award of a no-bid military facility support contract in Africa was necessary decision, as it was critical in supporting global counter-terrorism activities. PAE Government Services, Inc., which already is working on upgrading Camp Lemmonier in Djibouti (CLDJ) and Camp Simba in Kenya, recently received a nine-month contract extension to continue providing base operations services. Steve Peacock