Off by about $6,055
"A (state) trooper with 10 years on the force is getting $500 a year more than a trooper with 10 minutes on the force."
— PolitiFact Virginia
A tiny fraction of the fraud occurred in Virginia
"Last year the (Medicaid Fraud Control Unit) in Virginia alone recovered over $200 million!"
Under law, U.S. never pays less than 90 percent
Federal money for Medicaid expansion "is guaranteed for a few years and then goes away."
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