A U.S. judge on Tuesday struck down a Florida law requiring drug screening for welfare recipients, saying that it violated the constitutional protection against unreasonable searches.
A US judge struck down a Florida law requiring drug screening for welfare recipients, saying that it violated the constitutional protection against unreasonable searches. Florida Governor Rick Scott, a Republican who campaigned
On Sunday, a Missouri street church that serves hot meals to the homeless was honored with a front-page feature in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. On Monday, city health department officials told the group to immediately cease handing out food.
City officials said on Wednesday their decision to close the building that housed the Lansing City Outreach was the right one, because it violated multiple safety standards.
Shock Interview: Welfare Recipient: “I Get to Sit Home… I Get to Smoke Weed… We Still Gonna Get Paid”
North Carolina has decided to cut welfare benefits as a result of lack of federal funding during the partial government shutdown.
I firmly believe that we do not need food stamps. However, because so many humans have been taught to look to the brotherly embrace of the government for subsistence and a false sense of protection, we as a race have become lazy.
Did you know that the number of Americans on welfare is higher than the number of Americans that have full-time jobs?
A few weeks ago we saw what happens when the Electronic Benefit Transfer system is threatened in any way.
Margarette Purvis, the president and CEO of the Food Bank for New York City, said the expiration of stimulus funds, which will see the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program reduced by $5 billion dollars, will have an “immediate impact”
Americans who were recipients of means-tested government benefits in 2011 outnumbered year-round full-time workers, according to data released this month by the Census Bureau.
It may not happen this month, or even this year, but food stamp riots are coming to America. In fact, we got a small preview of the coming food stamp riots this past weekend when a "temporary system failure" caused food stamp cards to stop working i
Food stamp recipients are turning the government handouts into quick cash with ads on Craigslist, despite efforts to stem fraud.
Expert: ‘There’s very little bang for all this increased buck’
It may not happen this month, or even this year, but food stamp riots are coming to America.
This weekend America witnessed a limited crash in the computer systems that manage electronic benefit transfers across the country.
Dan at Future Money Trends has just put together a fantastic micro-documentary on the rise of our food stamp nation and the far reaching consequences to society. From the art of selling excess food stamp dollars at the end of each month, to JP Morgan
As economic recovery continues to prove dismal if not illusory, American families are signing up for food stamps in record numbers, showing signs that poverty is increasing and the job market is far from recovering.
In response to Just How Distorted is the U.S. Unemployment Rate Number?, reader Bjorn asked "care to take a guess on the percentage of fraud among the population receiving disability compensation?"
If you could stay home and relax all day and actually make more money than you do at your current job, would you do it?
While you work three jobs to pay off Our Rulers lest they cage you, recipients of food-stamps use your money to buy groceries in the Bronx, New York. Then they ship the loot to the Dominican Republic, where relatives sell it on the black market.
Many people on Socialist Security (I can hardly think of it as "Social" any more) have come to the realization, or at least the uncomfortable suspicion, that they are on the dole. I guess this is kinda hard to miss these days,
The Raw Feed's team of investigative journalists, who host a net radio show, www.TheRawFeedLive.Com are taking their show on the road and will be going to Nevada on Monday Aug 19 thru Aug 22 2013 to report LIVE on the underground cities of homeless w
The total number of people in the United States now receiving federal disability benefits hit a record 10,978,040 in May, up from 10,962,532 million in April, according to newly released data from the Social Security Administration.
Walter Russell Mead outlines two possible futures for middle-class Americans:
Since President Lyndon Baines Johnson declared “war on poverty,” U.S. taxpayers have spent $15 trillion on so-called anti-poverty programs—a figure slightly less than the national debt.
REFORMING MEDICARE must be part of long-term deficit reduction. Alas, between House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan’s plan to replace Medicare with a “premium support” and President Obama’s refusal to countenance it,
With no proof to back it up. Gave her drugs assoc with chemo patients. Told her not to take vitamins. Who says theres no eugenics program running? Obamacare is full throttle.
US food stamp use swells to a record 47.8 million
Why laws mandating drug tests for welfare recipients are doomed to fail.