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Maryland is the first state in the country with a plan to replace stolen SNAP benefits with federal funds

March 6, 2023
Food Aisle on Supermarket

Maryland became the first state this week to get federal approval for a plan to reimburse victims of food benefits fraud — and Gov. Wes Moore (D) included funding for the effort in a supplemental budget delivered to the General Assembly on Friday. The Maryland Department of Human Services announced the plan to repay more than 3,800 victims more than $2.5 million in stolen benefits earlier in the week.

Article Source: Maryland Matters

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