04 - 07 - 2011 Fleck Offers Support for House Republican Welfare Reform Package
Rep. Mike Fleck offered support for the newly unveiled House Republican plan for welfare reform, titled WelFAIR. The legislative package comprised of 8 separate bills that address the documented cases of fraud & abuse. Fleck said welfare reform is a bipartisan issue. House Republicans & Democrat Auditor General Jack Wagner both played a part in identifying ways to improve the integrity and oversight of PA`s welfare system. Together, they have identified hundreds of millions of dollars in potential savings for taxpayers & commonsense reforms to restore integrity to the welfare system.