When they asked American bank robber Willie Sutton why he robbed banks, Sutton’s straightforward reply was: “Because that’s where the money is.”

The answer would mainly be the same if we asked why USDA’s $700 billion food stamp program is so often the target of fraud. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP as they now call food stamps is where the money is.  Food stamp fraud once involved washing the ink off stamps so might be passed again.

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