Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to Pay $48.8 Million to Resolve Federal Government's Claims that it Provided Benefits to Ineligible Aliens
The commonwealth of Pennsylvania will pay $48.8 million to resolve the federal government's claims that it provided benefits to ineligible aliens in violation of federal law, the Justice Department announced today. The benefits at issue were provided under three programs: Medicaid, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps.
- Date:January 16, 2015
- Agency:U.S. Department of Justice
- Criminal and Civil Actions