On this episode of Broad & High we’ll spend the day in the life of a local ballerina, learn about the part of the Columbus Metropolitan Library you’ve probably never seen. A local artist describes her relationship with Flat Granny, and a look at the Viewpoints Mural Series in the Short North.
Food Assistance Fraud Still Costing The State
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For decades, low-income Ohioans received food stamps to help them put food on the table. These days, the paper stamps have been replaced with plastic cards, which contain the benefits electronically and which can scanned at supermarket checkouts.
The state auditor has just investigated the program, and heâ€™s found a suspicious number of cases where the recipients have been given multiple cards, because theyâ€™ve claimed the originals were lost or stolen. Click the “play” button at the top of the screen to hear Bill Cohen’s full report.