White House directed a $25 million no-bid contract to Checchi and Company Consulting, Inc.

The Obama administration this month awarded a $25 million federal contract for work in Afghanistan to a company owned by a prominent Democratic campaign contributor without entertaining competitive bids, Fox News has learned.

James Rosen FOX News 01/25/10

Despite President Obama’s long history of criticizing the Bush administration for “sweetheart deals” with favored contractors, the […]