HOPE AND WELFARE WEED: Welfare Recipients Can Use EBT Cards At Pot Shops In CO

Isn’t that nice to know this is where our tax dollars are going? But wait, they deserve it. They just need to relax since their so oppressed by the evil rich people. Check this out…

Welfare recipients can’t use their EBT cards at liquor stores but they can at marijuana dispensaries in states such as Colorado that have legalized pot, Sen. Jeff Sessions revealed Tuesday.

The Alabama Republican announced that he was drafting legislation to close the welfare-for-weed loophole after the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services confirmed to him that marijuana shops were not off limits to EBT cards, which replaced food stamps, or other federal benefits.

“The federal government current spends roughly $750 billion each year on means-tested welfare programs across 80 different accounts. This money is administered by a vast, sprawling bureaucracy with little oversight and no moral vision,” said Mr. Sessions, the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee.

Read more: Washington Times

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