I wish DoD would do a better job of checking payments, wasn't an office started to do this???
Pentagon Paid $998,798 to Ship Two 19-Cent Washers
By Tony Capaccio
Aug. 16 (Bloomberg) -- A small South Carolina parts supplier
collected about $20.5 million over six years from the Pentagon
for fraudulent shipping costs, including $998,798 for sending two
19-cent washers to an Army base in Texas, U.S. officials said.
The company also billed and was paid $455,009 to ship three
machine screws costing $1.31 each to Marines in Habbaniyah, Iraq,
and $293,451 to ship an 89-cent split washer to Patrick Air Force
Base in Cape Canaveral, Florida, Pentagon records show.