states seize citizens’ property to balance their budgets

states seize citizens’ property to balance their budgetsfrom abc: The 50 U.S. states are holding more than $32 billion worth of unclaimed property that they’re supposed to safeguard for their citizens.

But a “Good Morning America” investigation found some states aggressively seize property that isn’t really unclaimed and then use the money — your money — to balance their budgets.

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