dated October 4, 2008, changed the contract language. The SOW in the original contracts stated:
it is essential to the success of the new Iraqi Government and the Coalition
mission that both communicate effectively with our strategic audiences (i.e., Iraqi, pan-Arabic, international, and U.S. audiences) to gain widespread acceptance of their core themes and messages.
The second modification changed the SOW by eliminating U.S. audiences.
The media services contracts have been on hold since October 2008, and the former contracting officer also stated that there were no task orders awarded for the contracts.