Steve Peacock's U.S. Trade & Aid Monitor,2003:weblog-94161205314098957 2013-09-02T21:02:49-04:00 Original reporting on little-known U.S. government funded foreign aid projects, so-called "drug war" initiatives, and overseas business subsidies. TypePad U.S. Escalates Contractor Roles in Africa (WND),2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e2019aff2807f9970c 2013-09-02T21:02:49-04:00 2013-09-02T21:02:49-04:00 The Obama administration suddenly is hunting for contractors to help haul military equipment and supplies to and from Egypt and other nations within the U.S. Africa Command’s area of responsibility, WND has discovered. Steve Peacock U.S. Census Bureau to Modernize eStatistics System -- in Bangladesh,2003:post-6a00d834515b9569e20153917002de970b 2011-09-08T16:55:34-04:00 2011-09-08T17:00:43-04:00 The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics is modernizing it computer-assisted data entry system -- and the U.S. Census Bureau of the U.S. Dept. of Commerce is paying for it. Steve Peacock