You’re Welcome, Betsy: DeVos’ Security Detail Costs Taxpayers $8 Million
You’re welcome, Betsy: DeVos’ security detail costs taxpayers $8 million
An amount of money as large as $8 million could pay for a lot of things. It covers a day’s work for about 27,000 factory workers in China and it’s enough to buy an entire Nevada town, to name a couple.
It also covers Betsy DeVos’ security detail. Protecting the education secretary is costing American taxpayers $8 million, The Washington Post reported on Friday.
According to the U.S. Marshals Service, federal marshals hired to shield DeVos are costing her agency the inordinate amount of money over an eight-month period.
The Education Department will reimburse the detail $7.78 million for their protection …