DOUBLE DIP: 117K Americans Cashed Both Unemployment and Disability Checks...

from Drudge Report
Nov 03 2013 7:04 PM

Roughly 117,000 Americans double-dipped by cashing unemployment and Social Security disability checks during the height of the jobs crisis, costing taxpayers a combined $856 million in fiscal 2010 according to a government watchdog agency. Sen. Tom Coburn has yet to outline legislation for greater oversight, but on Wednesday afternoon he will discuss the results of an 18-month investigation into the approval process for Social Security Disability Insurance.

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