WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University trustees are
giving school president Mitch Daniels a performance bonus for his first
six months in office.
Trustees approved the $58,000 bonus following a five-minute discussion
Friday. The trustees did not mention Associated Press reports on emails
showing that while Daniels was governor he tried to eliminate liberal
"propaganda" from teacher education courses at Indiana's public
Daniels has a base salary of $420,000 and was eligible for up to $126,000
The performance goals for Daniels haven't been set.
Trustees chairman Keith Krach praised the job Daniels has done since he
became president of Purdue in January.