double dipping


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Noun1.double dipping - two incomes received from the same source (as by holding a government job and receiving a government pension)
income - the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
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The Texas House voted overwhelmingly Monday to end the controversial practice of double dipping by longtime politicians - simultaneously drawing both pensions and paychecks from the state - but a last-minute change clouded exactly to whom the bill would apply.
This goes beyond the intent of the statute--to prevent the double dipping of losses," the Institute said.
We call the problem double entitlement or double dipping and here's why it happens.