In an effort to strengthen the state’s efforts to fight Medicaid
fraud, which is driving up spending and taxes at the state and local
levels, Senate Republicans today announced the creation of the Senate
Republican Task Force on Medicaid Fraud.
“Medicaid fraud is possibly costing New York State taxpayers billions of dollars. It’s crucial that we act immediately to prevent this type of fraud at the state and local levels,” said Senator Kemp Hannon. “During a time when every single cent counts, we cannot afford to let the possibility of this amount of money fall through the cracks of the system through fraud and abuse