JEFFERSON CITY — Twelve weeks of vacation and personal days, four severance packages totaling $2.3 million and $1,500 in individual Christmas bonuses were three of the “excessive costs” discovered in an audit of the Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority, an agency that provides low-interest loans to students.
MOHELA audit reveals ‘excessive’ spending
To read the full article, please sign up or login.
Get full access to the Columbia Missourian on your computer, phone, and tablet for just $5.95 per month.
* All the high-quality, in-depth journalism of the Columbia Missourian and Vox Magazine, updated 24/7
* Your news. Your device. Your time.
If you'd like to read more about the value of being a member, read this column from the Missourian's executive editor, Tom Warhover.