The former chef at Virginia’s Executive Mansion claims that Gov. Bob McDonnell required him to cater private and political events and accept as payment taxpayer-purchased food that he is now accused of stealing.
The former chef to Va. Governor Bob McDonnell is due back in court Tuesday after being brought up on charges of felony embezzlement for allegedly pilfering food from the governor’s mansion.
The man who came with celebrity cachet to run the kitchen at Virginia’s Executive Mansion in 2010 is now accused of pilfering food from the governor’s residence and has emerged as a central figure in a growing political scandal.