B-134007, JAN. 8, 1958

B-134007: Jan 8, 1958

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WHILE YOU WERE ASSIGNED TO ACTIVE DUTY AS A MEMBER OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE RESERVE. THERE WAS RECEIVED WITH YOUR LETTER YOUR PERSONAL CHECK IN THE AMOUNT OF $70.56 WHICH YOU STATE YOU ENCLOSED "UNDER PROTEST.'. THE QUESTION OF YOUR RIGHT TO MONETARY ALLOWANCE IN LIEU OF TRANSPORTATION IN KIND FOR YOUR WIFE'S TRAVEL WAS CAREFULLY CONSIDERED AT THE TIME THE CITED LETTER OF NOVEMBER 21. WAS WRITTEN AND THE REASONS FOR THE CONCLUSION REACHED AT THAT TIME WERE FULLY SET FORTH IN SUCH LETTER. YOUR PERSONAL CHECK IN THE AMOUNT OF $70.56 IS BEING DEPOSITED AND CREDITED TO YOUR ACCOUNT IN FULL SATISFACTION OF YOUR OBLIGATION.

B-134007, JAN. 8, 1958

TO MR. AARON L. HEDDEN, JR.:

THERE HAS BEEN RECEIVED YOUR LETTER OF DECEMBER 8, 1957, MAKING REFERENCE TO OUR LETTER ADDRESSED TO THE HONORABLE WILLIAM B. WIDNALL, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, DATED NOVEMBER 21, 1957, B-134007, CONCERNING YOUR INDEBTEDNESS TO THE UNITED STATES WHICH AROSE BY REASON OF AN OVERPAYMENT MADE TO YOU FOR TRAVEL PERFORMED BY YOUR DEPENDENT (WIFE) FROM FORT LEONARD WOOD, MISSOURI, TO RIDGEWOOD, NEW JERSEY, FEBRUARY 7 8, 1952, WHILE YOU WERE ASSIGNED TO ACTIVE DUTY AS A MEMBER OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE RESERVE. THERE WAS RECEIVED WITH YOUR LETTER YOUR PERSONAL CHECK IN THE AMOUNT OF $70.56 WHICH YOU STATE YOU ENCLOSED "UNDER PROTEST.'

THE QUESTION OF YOUR RIGHT TO MONETARY ALLOWANCE IN LIEU OF TRANSPORTATION IN KIND FOR YOUR WIFE'S TRAVEL WAS CAREFULLY CONSIDERED AT THE TIME THE CITED LETTER OF NOVEMBER 21, 1957, WAS WRITTEN AND THE REASONS FOR THE CONCLUSION REACHED AT THAT TIME WERE FULLY SET FORTH IN SUCH LETTER. YOUR LETTER OF DECEMBER 8, 1957, CONTAINS NO INFORMATION OR MATERIAL FACTS NOT HERETOFORE CONSIDERED AND, THEREFORE, DOES NOT WARRANT ANY MODIFICATION OF THE PRIOR ACTION IN THE MATTER.

CONSEQUENTLY, YOUR PERSONAL CHECK IN THE AMOUNT OF $70.56 IS BEING DEPOSITED AND CREDITED TO YOUR ACCOUNT IN FULL SATISFACTION OF YOUR OBLIGATION.