Category Archive: Social Services


Striking a balance between speed and accuracy; SNAP PI is like a biathlon!

By Amanda H., Chief Customer Officer

March 14, 2019

Take your time, but hurry up. How many of us have heard that old cliché before? If you are in…

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Social Security Fraudster Captured in Honduras

Social Security Fraudster Captured in Honduras

By Jon Coss, CEO

December 13, 2017

Several months ago, we wrote a post about the self-proclaimed “Mr. Social Security”, Kentucky attorney Eric Conn, who fled prosecutors…

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A Reminder of Government’s Important Role in Helping Americans

By Jon Coss, CEO

October 30, 2017

Regular readers of this blog know that we often focus our comments on the fraud and abuses in government subsidy…

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Two Interesting Cases of SNAP Fraud

Two Interesting Cases of SNAP Fraud

By Jon Coss, CEO

August 17, 2017

It has been an interesting few weeks for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as the Food Stamp…

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New Data on Problematic Government Programs

New Data on Problematic Government Programs

By Jon Coss, CEO

May 3, 2017

One of my favorite websites, paymentaccuracy.gov, has received a number of updates which may provide some insight into the current…

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Congress Turns its Attention to SNAP Trafficking Fraud

Congress Turns its Attention to SNAP Trafficking Fraud

By Jon Coss, CEO

March 13, 2017

A few months ago, I wrote an article offering our support to the USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) as…

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Online access to groceries for SNAP recipients

Online access to groceries for SNAP recipients

By Jon Coss, CEO

January 18, 2017

The USDA recently announced a pilot program, starting this August, to offer online access to groceries for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance…

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Funding Donald Trump’s Child Care Program

Funding Donald Trump’s Child Care Program

By Jon Coss, CEO

September 26, 2016

Donald Trump recently announced plans for a new child care and paid family leave plan. While I will not be…

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SNAP Fraud Testimony

SNAP Fraud Testimony

By Jon Coss, CEO

September 20, 2016

On June 9th of this year, Mike Carroll, the Secretary of the Florida Department of Children and Families provided powerful…

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Provider Screening and Program Integrity in Medicaid Managed Care

Provider Screening and Program Integrity in Medicaid Managed Care

By Jon Coss, CEO

June 13, 2016

Medicaid expenditures have nearly doubled over the last decade [1] and states have increasingly looked to a capitated reimbursement model…

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