Skip to comments.Food stamp use soars in Mass.
Posted on 07/23/2008 5:11:33 AM PDT by jstassis
Massachusetts, which earlier this decade had the lowest percentage of eligible residents using food stamps, now has the fastest-growing food-stamp program in the country, a dramatic turnaround that state officials attribute to soaring food prices and a simplified application process.
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“Great, not only do they tell you when you are not eligible, they also tell you how to become eligible. Idiots!”
In Rhode Island, they actually run radio spots PROMOTING food stamps.
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