11 out of 12 fake Obamacare applications were accepted in official sting

In 11 out of 12 instances secret shoppers employed by the federal government were able to obtain health care coverage and subsidies through Obamacare’s federal exchange using fake information, a government agency revealed yesterday.

Federal investigators from the Government Accountability Office posing as prospective Obamacare applicants were able to successfully enroll in the federal marketplace over the phone and online by providing fictitious Social Security Numbers and proof of income, GAO reports.

What’s more, fake enrollees were able to qualify for a combined total of $2,500 a month in tax subsidies to pay for their newly acquired health plans, the agency says, or $30,000 a year.

“Ironically, the GAO has found Obamacare is working really well – for those who don’t exist,” Sen. Orrin Hatch said in a statement upon reading the agency’s report…

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