Feds Fail to Properly Scrutinize Obamacare Applications

An Aug. 10 story in The Washington Examiner says (Robert King, online) says (in July of this year) “11 fake Obamacare applications were able to re-enroll in the healthcare program and continue to get subsides.” The source of these findings is a study by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).  Predictably, this ignited a fire under members of the GOP, who later said, “the administration fails to create appropriate safeguards to federal tax dollars,” according to The Washington Examiner.

Compounding matters along these lines, an HHS IG (Health and Human Services Inspector General) investigation found that under the Obama administration there has not been an accurate review whether some ACA applicants “were U.S. citizens or in jail, two factors that should disqualify people from getting health insurance under the law,” as King’s Examiner article explains it.

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