Immigration/Culture beat: GAO finds passport fraud still a problem

  • by: Mark Brunswick , Star Tribune
  • Updated: June 3, 2014 - 7:05 PM

When the Government Accountability Office reviewed approximately 28 million passports issued in fiscal years 2009 and 2010, it found passports were issued to applicants who used the IDs of people who were either dead or in prison, had active felony warrants, or used an incorrect Social Security number.

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