In response to:

EBT Abuse: The Cash-for-Drunkards Program

bigwheel4482 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 11:04 AM
the way these programs are designed they actually destroy lives. 20 years of being on these programs and its over. this is not about race. i only have to look as far as white people.
david495 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 11:09 AM
I thought you first said it wasn't about race? If so, why do we need to look at white people?
bigwheel4482 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 11:32 AM
because im basing my survey on the people that i know. libs think its about race but whites are mostly affected
From New York to New Mexico and across the dependent plains, welfare recipients are getting sauced on the public dime. Drunk, besotted, bombed. But while politicians pay lip service to cutting government waste, fraud and abuse, they're doing very little in practice to stop the EBT party excesses. Where's the compassion for taxpayers?

You see the signs everywhere: "We accept EBT." Fast-food restaurants do. Clothing retailers do. Auto repair shops, liquor stores and even sushi joints are joining the club. "EBT" stands for the federal government's electronic benefits transfer card, which is intended to provide poor people with food stamps and cash...