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djones520
10-09-2010, 05:04 AM
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20101007/ap_on_go_ca_st_pe/us_stimulus_checks_dead_people

It's an AP story, so just providing the link to Yahoo. $250 checks got sent to 89,000 people. 72,000 of them dead, the rest in prison. A total of $18,000,000 was paid to dead people. Only half of that was returned.

NJCardFan
10-09-2010, 05:11 AM
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20101007/ap_on_go_ca_st_pe/us_stimulus_checks_dead_people

It's an AP story, so just providing the link to Yahoo. $250 checks got sent to 89,000 people. 72,000 of them dead, the rest in prison. A total of $18,000,000 was paid to dead people. Only half of that was returned.

Well, considering at least that many voted in the last election...