Attorney General Hunter warns of scams surrounding coronavirus relief funds
April 5, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY – Attorney General Mike Hunter today issued a warning about potential fraud to Oklahomans awaiting their economic impact payments from the federal government.
The economic impact payments are part of the $2.2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Signed by Pres. Donald Trump in March, the act included funding for emergency assistance to Americans and businesses financially struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Attorney General Hunter said the economic impact payments provide much-needed relief for those struggling, but create another opportun...