Donald Trump Is Filling Top Pentagon and Homeland Security Positions With Defense Contractors – The Intercept

The InterceptDonald Trump Is Filling Top Pentagon and Homeland Security Positions With Defense ContractorsThe InterceptPresident Donald Trump has weaponized the revolving door by appointing defense contractors and their lobbyists to key government positions as he seeks to rapidly expand the military budget and homeland security programs. Two Department of Homeland …Trump … Continue reading

Cyber security contractors at TfL and one other public sector body have walked out over IR35 – www.v3.co.uk

www.v3.co.ukCyber security contractors at TfL and one other public sector body have walked out over IR35www.v3.co.ukThe impending changes to IR35, which will mean a hefty tax hike for contractors, has already hit a number of public sector bodies, with Transport for London (TfL) among the organisations affected, when it was … Continue reading

Security contractor's lawsuit against Espanola school officials moves to federal court – KRQE News 13 (blog)

Security contractor’s lawsuit against Espanola school officials moves to federal courtKRQE News 13 (blog)ESPANOLA, N.M. (KRQE) – A lawsuit claiming Espanola Public Schools’ former security contractor was fired for not contributing to a political campaign is now in federal court. Elias Coriz, owner of pro-sec claims the school board president … Continue reading

CIA contractors likely source of latest WikiLeaks release: US officials – Reuters

ReutersCIA contractors likely source of latest WikiLeaks release: US officialsReutersWASHINGTON Contractors likely breached security and handed over documents describing the Central Intelligence Agency’s use of hacking tools to anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks, U.S. intelligence and law enforcement officials told Reuters on Wednesday.WikiLeaks release: How CIA contractors are likely to have breached … Continue reading