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Food stamp fraud

Ohio Public Radio

A newly introduced bill in the Ohio Legislature aims to crack down on food stamp fraud.

Jo Ingles / Ohio Public Radio

There’s a bill in the legislature that would add the photos of food stamp recipients to their electronic benefit transfer or EBT cards.

The federal government estimates 766 million dollars, or one percent of food stamp benefits, are misappropriated because of fraud.

Squad targets food stamp fraud in Butler County

Dec 26, 2012

A special squad is targeting food stamp fraud in Butler county.