Ex-White House Adviser for Obama Charged in $200K Theft from Schools

The founder of a national charter school network who once served as a White House adviser under President Barack Obama was arrested on charges alleging he stole over $200,000 from the network and used it to get a better interest rate on a multimillion-dollar apartment.

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NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of a national charter school network who once served as a White House adviser under President Barack Obama was arrested Tuesday on charges alleging he stole over $200,000 from the network and used it to get a better interest rate on a multimillion-dollar apartment. Seth Andrew, founder of Democracy Prep, was arrested in Manhattan on wire fraud, money laundering, and false statement charges. Attorney Michael Yaeger said Andrew, 42,…

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