'In the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.'
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Saturday, August 11, 2012

A Question About Welfare Fraud

Why is it we never hear government experts tell us that they've solved the problem?  Why is it they're always dreaming up new plans to tackle welfare fraud in the future?

A top Agriculture Department official Thursday announced an initiative to counter fraud in the $80 billion food stamp program, entering a campaign-tinged fray that has recently focused on abuse of entitlement programs for the poor.

Expect that top Agriculture Department official's effort to be as successful as all the others.

And a year from now, another top Agriculture Department official will announce ...