Washington — veterans affairs secretary david shulkin improperly accepted wimbledon tennis tickets and his staff lied that he was getting an award in order to justify his wife accompanying him at taxpayer expense on an 11-day european trip that mixed business and sightseeing, according to a. You can soon get paid to backpack through europe travel company busabout is looking to hire four “travel addicts” to travel across the continent for 90 those who get hired will get to travel on the company's private coach network, reports the points guy destinations include paris, barcelona and. Etc publishes new quarterly report : european tourism signals another positive year in the light of the eu - china tourism year read more 32 countries united for europe your single entry point to tourism intelligence - the etc dashboard is a service exclusive for members of the european travel commission. Ef educational tours offers student tours at the lowest prices guaranteed learn why teachers and parents choose ef for educational travel. Secretary of veterans affairs david shulkin and his wife, accompanied by other va officials, attended a tennis match at wimbledon, toured westminster abbey, and cruised the thames river as part of a taxpayer-funded, 10-day work trip to europe this summer, according to a report.
David j shulkin took his wife on the 10-day trip, copped free wimbledon tickets and used an aide as a personal travel concierge, an inspector general. Is it possible to take a road trip across europe in an electric car today in the report e-magine a journey through europe – energy infrastructure for sustainable mobility the author sets out on an imagined journey across europe in an electric car to provide insight into the state of existing sustainable mobility infrastructure. Wright simpson was accused in an official report of lying and altering a document to get the the department to pay for the travel expenses of va secretary david shulkin's wife for a trip to europe last summer shulkin has agreed to pay for his wife's travel and wimbledon tickets after being strongly criticized.
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The department of veterans affairs watchdog released a report wednesday that said the head of the agency, secretary david shulkin, improperly accepted tickets to wimbledon and used taxpayer funds to cover his wife's airfare during a european trip last july according to the va inspector general report,. Va secretary david shulkin told lawmakers thursday that he would repay more than $4,000 that was spent on his wife's airfare for an 11-day trip to europe this past summer a report made public wednesday by the va's internal watchdog recommend that shulkin reimburse $4,312 that was spent by the. Yet another trump administration official is facing ethics questions after an inspector general's report found that veterans affairs secretary david shulkin improperly accepted wimbledon tickets, and that his chief of staff misled officials about shulkin's wife's travel to europe last summer the inspector. This itb world travel trends report 2016/17 was again commissioned by itb berlin from ipk international, organisers of the 24th annual world travel monitor ® forum, held at san giuli- ano terme, near pisa, italy, in early november 2016 some 50 experts from around the wor- ld, including all regions of europe, along.
This section gives you advice about travelling in europe the first thing that you need to check is if you need a visa to travel or not a number of european countries are part of an agreement called 'schengen' this means that you can obtain a single visa to travel in those countries countries outside the schengen. Trump team ducks questions on report kushner wanted secret line with russia read more the white house's primary aim for the tour was to achieve barack obama's touchstone goal: “don't do stupid shit” for a few days, that seemed to work the saudi and israeli legs of the trip were tightly controlled. The action of ig staff in the investigation 'reeks of an agenda,' shulkin wrote in a letter accompanying the report.
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