Feds Accuse 47 People Of Stealing Cash Meant To Help Feed Needy Kids In ‘Staggering’ Covid Scheme

Federal prosecutors in Minnesota have brought fraud charges against 47 individuals for allegedly taking part in a scheme that exploited $250 million out of a federal child nutrition program during the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic. The scheme is considered by the Department of Justice to be the largest pandemic relief fraud scheme charged to date. 
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