By Tom Steward | Watchdog Minnesota Bureau
MINNEAPOLIS — The extreme-green makeover of the Bishop Henry Whipple Federal Building is like an ad on late-night TV. You know, those ads in which the seller fills the offer with so many bells and whistles the customer — the taxpayer in this case — orders way more than he [...]
New Mexico has one of the highest rates in the country for people receiving food stamps, but how accurately those benefits are distributed is decidedly mixed.Read More →
Part 8 of 20 in the series EBT investigation
By Tom Steward | Watchdog Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Congratulations, Minnesota, on only misdirecting $38 million in payments last year for the exploding food stamp program, which added 51,000 to its rolls in the Gopher State.
Here’s your $1.2 million bonus.
That’s the amount the state got from the U. S. Department of [...]
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE – By law, every organization in New Mexico that receives or spends public funds has to turn in an audit each year.
“If a government is going to spend taxpayer money they should be able to account and submit a full accounting of those activities every year,” State Auditor [...]
Wisconsin is no stranger to Medicaid fraud.Read More →