The Social Security Administration has continued to pay millions of dollars in benefits to dead Americans, and other elderly U.S. residents are at risk of losing badly needed aid because they’re improperly recorded as deceased, federal investigators warn in a new report.
At this point, most Americans are no longer outraged at this waste. In the history of the world, has the government ever run anything efficiently?
And in the most overrated comment of the year, the article says, “The consequences of…bureaucratic error can be severe.”
Yet we keep putting up with it.