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EBT Abuse: The Cash-for-Drunkards Program

OBAMA-DRAMA Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 11:41 AM
HarryReidAllAmerican (NOT)... I have an idea that will improve lives of the disadvantaged and dysfunctions that you claim to love so dearly. Double the tax rate to be applied only to liberals, democrats and "progressives". Surely you all will not mind so doing which will surely benefit and "change" these afflicteds.... right ?? Better that than your frequent visits to shopping malls and red light districts.... right ??
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...