Monday, December 19, 2011

Representative O’Connell Appears on the FOX-25 Morning News

In case you missed it, Representative Shaunna O’Connell made an appearance on the FOX-25 Morning News last week. As you may have heard, the Boston Herald reported last week that individuals in Lynn were misusing their taxpayer-funded EBT cards by allegedly purchasing illegal drugs. Representative O’Connell, who has filed legislation that would form a commission to review how best to combat the ongoing abuse of EBT cards in the Commonwealth, joined Kim Carrigan to discuss the alleged abuses and her legislation.

To view the entire segment play the video posted below.

Welfare Fraud: Stopping the Abuse :