Nonetheless, we are way off thread topic at this point IIRC.
CBO: Social Security to run Permanent Deficit Starting in 2011.
FactCheck.Org: Democrats Deny Social Security's Red Ink
Social Security Administration: We Are Taking Money From the General Fund, and We Can Borrow Money From the General Fund if We Have To
no kiddingIt amazes me how ill informed some can be..
“If we must have an enemy at the head of Government, let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible, who will not involve our party in the disgrace of his foolish and bad measures.”
- Alexander Hamilton. Spiritual father of #NeverTrump
the government suffered no loss for the unauthorized purchases
then the government should not try to 'solve' a problem it did not create
had the retailers followed protocol, the SNAP recipients could not have purchased more than $50
so, let the retailers deal with the fraud perpetrated against them. let them sue the food stamp recipients who defrauded them out of food exceeding what was actually available on their cards
jindal is just grandstanding to impress the tea party
so, if wal mart believes it can prove fraud, then it should do so in the courts
but since the buyers were unabe to determine how much was actually available on their cards at the time of purchase, establishing that they knowingly exceeded their card limit is going to be difficult to prove