No matter what happens, never misuse government money!
Do you think dropping off a child at a daycare using a public car is a misuse of government money in any way?
My best friend was arrested on Friday for the embezzlement of over $10,000 of government funds, but I doubt she actually did it.
Government gold (aka money) is what makes up government funds.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.