700,000 may lose access to food stamps
Merry Christmas! Welcome to the 2019 edition of Charles Dickens' 1843 novella, 'A Trumpian Christmas Carol.' Fuck you, Tiny Tim.
More people who receive food stamps to make sure they and their dependent family members don't die of hunger will now to have to work in order to receive food stamps under Trump's rule.
Kill the poor.
The pre-holidays cruelty stunt could push almost 700,000 poor Americans from the program, while purportedly allowing the federal government to save $5.5 billion over five years.
[meme via cheezburger.com]
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