Rep. Johnson Faces New Scrutiny over Scholarship Funds

October 13, 2010  |  

(WFAA-TV) — There are new accusations involving Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Dallas) and her handling of scholarship money that was supposed to go to needy students in her district…Questions are now being asked about whether Johnson used those scholarships to gain favor at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, where she is part owner of some businesses. The revelations may cost Don O’Bannon his job. O’Bannon is in charge of making sure that small minority business owners are getting a fair shake at the 225 food and retail opportunities at the airport.

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