Report: Education Dept. Official Received Secret Bonuses Despite Losing Billions to Fraud, Corruption
JUNE 02, 2017
From the Washington Free Beacon:
A senior Education Department official who abruptly resigned last month after a dispute with Secretary Betsy DeVos received hundreds of thousands of dollars in off-the-books bonuses over a seven-year period, according to a new report.
James Runcie, an Obama administration appointee who served as chief operating officer of the Federal Student Aid office, received secret, five-figure bonuses each year while his office gave out billions in improper payments, Judicial Watch reported, citing sources inside the Education Department.