Managing contractors’ costs

Mark Gaffigan, Managing Director, Natural Resources and Environment Issues, GAO

wfedstaff | June 4, 2015 6:47 am

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What does a contractor really cost? The Energy Department is finding out the hard way. The agency is spending more money reimbursing contractors for expenses like pensions and other post-retirement benefits. Mark Gaffigan is the Managing Director for Natural Resources and Environment Issues at GAO, which studied DOE’s contractor expenses.