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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.

    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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