The payment for relocating 3 hours away is nearly 160 percent of what Diana Rubens earned in base pay all of 2014, raising questions over what exactly that money could have gone towards.

http://newsl.org/2015/03/waste-and-abuse-va-hospital-director-paid-288k-to-relocate-140-miles-away/
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"Records show that in fiscal year 2009, the 755 relocation awards it paid averaged $12,485. In 2010, 762 relocation awards averaged $11,951 each. And in 2011, 789 awards averaged $13,047."

"Rubens was paid more than $181,000 in base salary last year. She has also received other controversial payments in the past. She was given $97,000 in bonuses between 2007 and 2011 even though claims processing times doubled to 325 days on her watch."

http://dailycaller.com/2015/03/30/va-inspector-general-to-investigate-philly-directors-288k-relocation-payment/