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Summary of the IOM Contract Situation

Discussion in 'Institute of Medicine (IOM) Government Contract' started by asleep, Oct 18, 2013.

  1. asleep

    asleep Senior Member

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    I have attempted to summarize below the salient facts and objections to the IOM contract. Hopefully this can be of help to anyone struggling to understand it from all the different threads or to anyone in need of a simple way to explain it to others.

    Please let me know if you have any suggestions.

     
  2. Nielk

    Nielk

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    Its a great summary asleep. The only item I would add to that is the waste of one million taxpayers' dollars.
     
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    Andrew Senior Member

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    Thanks for the summary. This will help me compose the letter I plan to write to the President this weekend. Heck, what have I got to loose. I just have to figure out where that webpage it for receiving communication.

    If I manage to get it done this weekend I'll post it here. If anyone knows where the White House contact portal is, please let me know.
     
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  4. Nielk

    Nielk

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    This is the site to submit comments http://www.whitehouse.gov/contact/submit-questions-and-comments
     
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  5. asleep

    asleep Senior Member

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    For those who like a bit of dark satire:

     
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    Valentijn Activity Level: 3

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    :rofl:
     
  7. justinreilly

    justinreilly Stop the P2P! Adopt "ME" & CCC!

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    justinreilly Stop the P2P! Adopt "ME" & CCC!

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    I have made a version with updates and some modifications in case anyone is interested. I have PMd Asleep to make sure this is ok.

     
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2013

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