UNETHICAL SPENDING
Robert McDonald, now Secretary of Veterans Affairs, speaking at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York.
Robert McDonald, now Secretary of Veterans Affairs, speaking at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York.
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Congress Investigating Funding Abuses By 2 VA Execs

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Congress is investigating Diana Rubens and Kimberly Graves, two senior Department of Veterans Affairs executives, for what lawmakers are calling “a shockingly unethical use of funds” — in what has become an all-too-common issue within the agency.

The women have been accused of abusing their status to get jobs and perks, and went so far as to incur roughly $400,000 of taxpayer money in relocation charges.

The pair are scheduled to stand before a House Veterans’ Affairs Committee hearing Oct. 21.

Get the full story at The Washington Post.