you can no longer use welfare debit card in casino's and script clubs

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  1. icehole3

    icehole3 Well-Known Member

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    make it rain up in here

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    http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2011/dec/15/us-welfare-bill/


    House passes bill to keep welfare program going

    The Associated Press

    Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011 | 12:43 p.m.

    The nation's main welfare program would be funded for the next nine months under a bill passed Thursday by the House, which also banned recipients from accessing their benefits in strip clubs, liquor stores and casinos.

    A voice vote by the House approved the measure. The welfare provision is included in legislation to extend a payroll tax cut, but the separate bill was passed in case it's eliminated from the tax bill. Without the legislation, the welfare program would halt at midnight Dec. 31.
     
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    RH Goatcabin Notable Member VIP

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    What is a script club?
     
  3. icehole3

    icehole3 Well-Known Member

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    strip club, my bad :facepalm:
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    Can they still be used for ESL classes?
     
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    koam Playa' Pimp

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    Let me ask Yucko Ono, brb.