Research in "Stop the Scam"

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The report, “Stop the Scam,” identified a number of issues with Medicaid, food stamps, and other welfare programs around the country. Many states simply weren’t conducting the proper eligibility verification processes, and many others neglected to verify that beneficiaries remained eligible. Download the full results of our research below. [wpfilebase tag=file id=6 /] [wpfilebase tag=file id=7 /]

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Stop the Scam: HOW TO PREVENT WELFARE FRAUD IN YOUR STATE AUTHORED BY: Jonathan Ingram / Research Director EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The cost of welfare fraud and abuse is substantial. Not only do welfare scams result in millions of taxpayer dollars paid out to ineligible, undeserving fraudsters, they also steal limited resources away from truly needy individuals and families. Put simply, welfare...[ read more ]