People Using Welfare Money to Pay for Booze, Strip Clubs and Porn

Have you ever wondered how welfare recipients use your tax dollars? Under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program, a federally operated welfare program, families and individuals are given food stamps and cash assistance which is accessed through Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards. The New York Post also wondered how welfare recipients spend our tax dollars, so using the Freedom of Information Act, they obtained the database records of 200 million Electronic Benefit Transfers.  Read more […]

Strip Clubs And Food Stamps

Food-stamp spending for fiscal-year 2012 reached a new record high: $80.4 billion, beating the previous record, of 2011, by $2.7 billion. As of January 4, 2013, 47.5 million people are on food stamps. This means that the average monthly paycheck received by those on food stamps is $1,692. One-thousand six-hundred and ninety-two. Nobody’s monthly grocery expenses need to be that high. Nobody’s monthly grocery expenses should be that high. That’s obscene. I live in a household of two, and Read more […]