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View Diary: Kansas tightens food stamp eligibility, kicking up to 20,000 off of aid (37 comments)

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  •  It's only for people without children. (3+ / 0-)
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    Able-bodied adults without dependent children will only get three months of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits every three years before they face a requirement that they work 20 hours a week or participate in a job training program for those hours
    We don't count. I applied for HEAP and was rejected because I don't have children. We really don't count as much.

    "Growing your own food is like growing your own money" Ron Finley guerilla gardener extraordinaire. http://ronfinley.com/

    by pitbullgirl65 on Thu Sep 05, 2013 at 06:32:20 PM PDT

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    •  Happened to me too. (1+ / 0-)
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      Active Breeders only in many, many cases.

      "Given the choice between a Republican and someone who acts like a Republican, people will vote for a real Republican every time." Harry Truman

      by MargaretPOA on Thu Sep 05, 2013 at 07:17:39 PM PDT

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