Tag: expenses

  • Unjustified? $16 Muffins Lead To Review Of Meeting Expenses at Justice Dept.

    Unjustified? $16 Muffins Lead To Review Of Meeting Expenses at Justice Dept.

    By JoAnne Allen President Barack Obama on Wednesday ordered federal agencies to review expenses for conferences after an embarrassing report revealed that the Justice Department served $16 muffins at a 2009 gathering. Office of Management and Budget chief Jack Lew directed agency heads to conduct a... Continue Reading

  • Lost your job?  Lose some expenses.

    Lost your job? Lose some expenses.

    About a month into my job search I found myself sitting across the table from my church leader. My wife was with me and we were asked to meet with him because he was concerned about my unemployment. We had put this meeting off for weeks because we didn't think we'd be out of work very long. By the time we met... Continue Reading