Restrictions on EBT cards clears Senate

February 26, 2013 7:00AM takes a look at the bill to curb EBT/welfare abuse after it passed the Senate unanimously on Monday night. The article notes how the bill resulted from a Beacon investigation into the matter. Included in the article is a statement from Beacon CEO Justin Owen:

“We applaud Sen. Jim Tracy and his colleagues for taking welfare abuse seriously and acting quickly to curb the abuse of EBT cards,” Beacon CEO Justin Owen said.

Read the entire article here.