Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Congress closes 'strip club loophole' for welfare recipients

From Stateline:
Supporters of the new requirements point to several news accounts as evidence that too many welfare recipients were accessing and using their welfare benefits at “questionable locations.” A 2010 Los Angeles Times investigation, for example, found that $1.8 million in TANF funds were withdrawn in casinos and $12,000 was accessed in strip clubs.
Congress closes 'strip club loophole'

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