• Tennessee State Senator Accused Of Embezzling $600,000 Of Federal Grant Money

    7 days ago - By Essence

    Tennessee State Sen. Katrina Robinson is facing serious charges after being accused of stealing more than $600,000 in federal grant money and then using the cash to pay for personal expenses, such as her wedding, honeymoon and later her divorce, as well as for campaign events, according to the New York Times. According to the report, the money was meant for the Healthcare Institute, a nurse training program at a vocational school run by the senator. The Healthcare Institute was given some $2.2 million in federal grants from 2015 to 2019 to be used to train nurse assistants and to provide...
    Read more ...