Questioned by FBI Over
Mississippi Welfare Money
Former Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant is accused of paying Favre
2017 and 2018
to make motivational speeches.
The state was given
through the Temporary Assistance for
Favre is not facing any
, and he has said he did not know the money he received came from
spent most of his
NFL career with the
Green Bay Packers.
A Mississippi auditor said in
that the money went to the
Mississippi Community Education Center
Family Resource Center of North Mississippi.
The state rejects
of people who apply for welfare, however, according to
from the NFL after the
as the league’s all-time leader in touchdown passes and interceptions.