The food stamp program is riddled with problems.
(From The Washington Free Beacon)
“For example, a store might give a person $50 in exchange for $100 in benefits – then pocket the difference,” GAO explains…
…The fraud, known as “retailer trafficking,” costs taxpayers at least $1 billion. However, the real cost could be “anywhere from $960 million to $4.7 billion,” the GAO adds.