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Stop the Scam: How to Prevent Welfare Fraud in Your State

April 24, 2019

The study shows how the cost of welfare fraud and abuse is substantial.

This paper, released April 2, 2015 by the Foundation of Government Accountability, reviews welfare fraud and abuse cases state by state and outlines reforms states can take, including audits, on how to prevent this from happening.  It includes a "stop the scam" check list of best practices states can take to stop welfare fraud.