Stimulus Money Sent To 4,000 Cons
What a mess up this time Obama, Sending inmates convicted of murder and rape a $250.oo stimulus check. Federal officials say some 4,000 cons nationwide were cashing in the $250.00 checks the same behind-bars bonus was mailed to nearly 4,000 cons nationwide.
The IG also is investigating whether any improper payments were made to dead beneficiaries, felons on the run from the law, individuals living overseas and recipients no longer legally authorized to live in the United States, said IG spokesman George Penn.
The Inspector General of Social Security is now tracing the checks that were mailed to 3,900 prisoners at a cost of nearly $1 million. The U.S. Treasury Department began mailing the $250 checks to 54.4 million Social Security beneficiaries in May as part of a $13 billion spending plan in Obama’s President $787 billion stimulus bill.
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