NBC Skimps on Report V.A. Paid $142 Million in Bonuses Amid Scandal-Ridden 2014

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<p><em>See more in the <a href="http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/curtis-houck/2015/11/11/nbc-skimps-…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the NewsBusters blog.</em></p>

<p>On Wednesday night, <em>NBC Nightly News</em> neglected to inform its viewers of a new report concerning the scandal-ridden Department of Veterans Affairs and the $142 million it paid out in bonuses to employees (including some who were facing discipline and/or recently fired).&nbsp;</p>

<p>Compiled by the House Veterans Affairs Committee, the report stated that some of those who received bonuses still got them despite the fact that<strong> &ldquo;several of them were under investigation or accused of mismanagement&rdquo; </strong>as part of the scandal involving poor care and long wait times for veterans.</p>

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