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$70.3 Million in Medicaid Payments Were Made to Providers With Fraud Allegations

Monday, May 1st, 2017

Payments to providers who overbilled or defrauded program should be suspended, according to audit

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Report: Government Policy Has Not Improved Self-Sufficiency of Those in Poverty

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

While material deprivation declined since 1980, self-sufficiency has remained flat

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Report: Terrorist Suspects Collected Welfare Benefits While Planning Attacks

Friday, August 5th, 2016

At least five suspected plotters of Paris, Brussels received $56K

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Food Stamp Beneficiaries Exceed 45 Million for 55 Straight Months

Friday, February 12th, 2016

Expert says program should supplement paycheck, not be a work replacement

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Some Americans Receive $40,000 or More a Year in Government Assistance

Monday, January 11th, 2016

More than 1 in 3 Americans received share of $261 billion in benefits in 2012

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Survey: Immigrants More Open to Public Assistance Than U.S.-Born Citizens

Monday, December 14th, 2015

Foreign-born also more positive about the economy than those born in U.S.

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Data Finds Participation in Gov’t Programs Increased, Participation in Labor Market Declined

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

More Americans in poverty, dependent on government

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Report: Welfare State Increases Income Inequality

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Government also has negative impact on savings and investment