So demand that the people we elect do their jobs and demand that the people we pay with our tax dollars do their jobs too. You are writing on Medium and there’s not a Silicon Valley person here who doesn’t know the difference between a private contract for work and one with the government. Look up what was paid to Deloitte for California’s EDD website that doesn’t work. Didn’t work. Held people’s benefits up for 6–12 mos.