Nicole Galloway on Welfare & Poverty
Audit and investigate SNAP transactions that raise red flags
Auditor Nicole Galloway released a report that found flaws in how the Department of Social Services kept track of data between 2015 and 2016, making it difficult for the department to know if fraud occurs within the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance
Program (SNAP), commonly known as food stamps.
The report flagged thousands of dollars spent by people who were apparently dead or incarcerated, transactions that were often not properly reviewed. "This audit found hundreds of thousands of
, Jun 5, 2019
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