'Centerpiece' of effort to rebuild Iraq marred in overcosts, delay

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A project to build a wastewater treatment plant in Falluja has tripled in cost to $100 million and fallen about three years behind schedule. The project serves as another example of the failed and often oversold Bush/Cheney no-bid 'contractor welfare' program to rebuild Iraq’s infrastructure with the American taxpayers' checkbook.

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