Fact Of The Day

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has issued benefit checks totaling $40.3 million to an estimated 6,100 beneficiaries for months – and in some cases for decades — after receiving notification of their deaths, according to a June audit report from the agency’s Office of Inspector General.

H/T: The Other McCain

  • Don Lloyd

    If we can trust what seems to be a self-audit, $40.3M appears to be effectively a rounding error for SS. To do much better than that the SSA would have to implant electronic life monitors in all SS recipients.

    Regards, Don

  • http://qwertyalotfuori.blogspot.com Red

    *shakes head in disgust*