According to Romney, Obama has taken away a number of work requirements from the federal welfare regulations. Republicans believe that Obama’s executive measure on welfare funding to states makes it easier for non-working people get a free government check.
A battle is shaping up on Beacon Hill over welfare benefits.
Stricter governmental guidelines are needed for a person to receive a government paycheck. These guidelines need to involve stricter limits on what people can do with their free government paycheck. If something isn’t needed for survival, it should not be purchased with the American taxpayer’s dollars.
A Quincy store owner and 21 individuals have been charged in connection with EBT fraud.
A special commission is recommending new restrictions on the use of electronic benefit transfer cards by recipients of Massachusetts welfare benefits.
Massachusetts is announcing a grant to encourage low-income families to spend their food subsidies at local farmer’s markets.
A standoff between police and an armed man holed up in an apartment in Manchester, N.H., has ended.
A Massachusetts lawmaker wants to study the possibility of making drug and alcohol testing a requirement for welfare recipients.