woman wins lottery, still gets food stamps
March 11, 2012
Not a day
goes by that we don’t see a story of government stupidity. But some
an example that properly shows the entire picture of why the economy is
collapsing and government sending is completely unsustainable.
abuse of entitlements.
case, a woman recently won a million bucks in a state lottery. Why she
buying lottery tickets at a time when she “needed” food stamps to
is a whole other conversation, but the fact remains she used her cash
and tax dollars for necessities. Of the million, she was paid out $700K
she opted for a lump sum. After taxes, she says she got just over half
or more than $350,000.
paid cash for a new car and a new home. No house or car payment? That’s
more than a lot of income tax payers can claim. Most, in fact. Yet this
is still using her food stamp debit card, which is funded with $200 a
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