It seems we are not the only country where one finds "welfare cheats". There is a small posting in the 'Il Piccolo' web-site today which is entitled:
"THE ASSAULT OF A THOUSAND PIRATES ON WELFARE"
At least 943 irregularities have been ascertained out of 1300 complessive controls, that is to say 73% of the total. This is the number of the phenomenon of the 'furbetti' of the Health service in Friuli Venezia Giulia. (Furbetti translates as 'cunning, crafty wily).