$69 million in California welfare money drawn out of state

Las Vegas tops the list with $11.8 million spent at casinos or taken from ATMs, but transactions in Hawaii, Miami, Guam and elsewhere also raise questions. Officials say budget cuts hinder investigations.

Jack Dolan Los Angeles Times 10/4/2010

Reporting from Sacramento — More than $69 million in California welfare money, meant to help the needy […]