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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Memories of a long brotherhood tempered in common struggle
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Craig C. Krause
Two weeks before Robert C. Bobb resigned as D.C. city administrator to run for the school board last year, an unusual request came across his desk: a Cabinet-level appointee was overpaid $75,000 by accident, and now she wanted to keep the money.
However, in a written waiver request, Dr. Krause said he deserved compensation for logging 353 hours as the acting on-call psychiatrist at the request of the hospital's former chief executive.