Fund http://nhpr.org en Distributing Money From "The One Fund" Raises Tough Questions http://nhpr.org/post/distributing-money-one-fund-raises-tough-questions <p>In the four weeks since the Boston Marathon bombings, the <a href="https://secure.onefundboston.org/page/contribute/default">One Fund</a> set up to collect donations for victims has raised more than twenty-eight million dollars. The decision on how that money gets distributed goes to Kenneth Feinberg, the so-called “great decider”.&nbsp;</p><p>At public hearings held last week at the Boston Public Library, Feinberg stated that there is not enough money in the One Fund to satisfy everyone. Here to discuss how dollars get assigned to tragedies is Juliette Kayyem, national security and foreign policy columnist for the <a href="http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2013/05/09/tragedy-cold-calculations/oC5qZkFd5BEMfk09KySBdM/story.html"><em>Boston Globe.</em></a> She’s former assistant secretary for intergovernmental affairs at the department of homeland security. Mon, 13 May 2013 14:40:56 +0000 Virginia Prescott 27375 at http://nhpr.org Distributing Money From "The One Fund" Raises Tough Questions