MAMA SAYS ‘NO’: City Seeks Repayment for $800 Cupcake Bill For Worker’s Farewell Party

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YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Officials in Washington state want a former city employee to pay back nearly $800 in taxpayer money she spent on cupcakes for her own office farewell party.

The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that when former Yakima human resources director Cheryl Ann Mattia resigned in December, she ordered $757.40 worth of gourmet cupcakes from a local cafe.

City Manager Tony O’Rourke says the spending was a “gross misuse” of taxpayer money….(read more)

AP


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