Comments for: Will photos on EBT cards reduce abuse in Maine’s welfare system?

Posted May 12, 2014, at 4:30 p.m.
Last modified May 12, 2014, at 8:23 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Instead of a thousand words, the state and Gov. Paul LePage are hoping photos on welfare benefit cards are worth many thousands of taxpayer dollars, by reducing fraud and aiding police efforts to crack down on the black market value for the cards. LePage, who has made …

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