March 23, 2014
BATON ROUGE, La. – Louisiana welfare recipients will be prohibited from spending the federal assistance at lingerie shops, tattoo parlors, nail salons and jewelry stores, under new limits enacted by state social services officials.The Department of Children and Family Services announced the emergency regulations late Thursday. They cover the Family Independence Temporary Assistance Program — commonly known as welfare benefits — and the Kinship Care Subsidy Program. (Source)
Of course, recipients can simply withdraw the cash from ATMs and use the funds for unnecessary items and services.
Another program exploiting hard-working Americans.
And you wonder how Obama got reelected? Its easy when you can put half the country on foodstamps and other welfare programs that the working stiffs are paying for. Would you vote to take away your handouts? Didn't think so.