Durham Public Schools revokes district credit cards

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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Last month, Durham County school board members terminated the district-issued credit card for Durham Public Schools Superintendent Eric Becoats following thousands of dollars in questionable purchases.

On Monday, the school system decided to end the use of district credit cards for all employees as it continues to take a look at financial policies and procedures stemming from Becoats' misuse.

Board Chairwoman Heidi Carter said she hopes the latest step will help assure the public of the board's fiscal responsibility.

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