An Inside View of the "Second Insurgency":
How Corruption and Waste Are Undermining
the U.S. Mission in Iraq

Monday, September 22, 2008
1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
628 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Hearing Transcript

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Opening Statements

Senator Byron L. Dorgan
Chairman, Senate Democratic Policy Committee

Senator Jeff Bingaman

Senator Robert C. Byrd

Senator Amy Klobuchar

Senator Jon Tester


Salam Adhoob
Former Chief Investigator (Baghdad), Iraqi Commission on Public Integrity

Abbas Mehdi
Former Chairman, Iraqi National Investment Commission

Anonymous Whistleblower
Former Senior Advisor to the U.S. Government in Iraq

Additional Materials

Witness Biographies





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