POLITICO Examines Former Secretary Of State Tillerson’s State Department, USAID Redesign Efforts

POLITICO: Rex Tillerson’s $12 million army of consultants
“It was one of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s core goals: radically reshaping the State Department to make it leaner, cheaper, and modernized to the standards of a former private-sector CEO. Now that Tillerson has been fired, the vaunted ‘Redesign’ initiative he launched faces an uncertain future, but at least one clear legacy: around $12 million dollars spent just for private consultants who in some cases charged the State Department more than $300 an hour…” (Toosi, 4/5).

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