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Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall, Which State Has the Highest Food Stamp Usage of All?

TooTired Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 8:58 PM
I hope you are joking because that is simply not true. There were years when I was a caseworker that I identified overpayments in the neighborhood of my gross wages, if not the total value of my employee benefits. I see no reason to believe that the level of fraud is higher in my office than all the others in the country, and therefore I think that our country is being victimized by welfare fraud at a level that is sickening. We need for the welfare system to take responsibility for the millions of cases based on fraud and to go to the local level to find ways to catch the cheats. Oh, and a little positive reinforcement would be nice. For all the cases I shut down by looking around to identify the fraud, I never--EVER--got one word of