This is your government on no-bid contractsby Stephen Gordon
The topic of the report may be interesting, but that’s not why I’m posting these links. If you open up the Power Point presentation, here’s what you’ll see on page 5:
The rest of the pages aren’t any better.
Currently, Governor Riley is under fire for a $13 million contract awarded to the same finance department which released this slide show. The contract was for computer work, even.
For $13 million, one might think that they would be able to figure out how to use a Microsoft template. And this is the same state government which is in charge of our public education system?