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La. Food Stamp Audit Shows Overpayments, Ineligible Recipients

An audit of Louisiana's food stamp program for low-income families says weak oversight has allowed for duplicate benefits, overpayments and more than $1 million paid to ineligible residents, some of whom were in prison at the time.

The review by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor's Office also found clerical errors caused $841,615 to be overpaid.

Source: AP. Read full article. (link)

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  • SIV||

    Tiny tip of the iceberg.
    You can pay for restaurant meals with SNAP in LA*.

    *Fuck the AP style book.

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