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EBT Abuse: The Cash-for-Drunkards Program

talltexanoilfieldtrash Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 9:33 AM
allycat, the only rights any of us have are; the right to life, liberty, and the PERSUIT of happiness. All the 'gimmee' programs are for low-life moochers who need to be lined up and given a group spanking, then put to work cleaning up grafilthy on the infrastructure, and picking up the garbage they throw everywhere. Then when they have earned a meal, feed them.
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...