“You can’t fire me – I’m retiring with full taxpayer-funded benefits!” appears to be the battle cry among the very few high officials held accountable for failure or corruption during the Obama years.
check it out:
First we had IRS scandal kingpin Lois Lerner riding off into the sunset, her saddlebags stuffed full of lavish pension and benefit money (although, as she hastened to point out during a laughable effort to cadge some public sympathy with a softball interview, not enough to keep her in the style to which she has become accustomed.)
Now the Wall Street Journal reports that VA officials caught up in the secret death-list scandal are pulling the rip cords on their golden parachutes, and the Administration is letting them get away with it. Try to contain your shock.