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Count on Tsarnaevs’ EBT card collection
Boston Herald, by Howie Carr

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/27/2014 7:38:17 PM

What’s the over-under on how many EBT cards the Tsarnaev gang had in their heyday? Very conservatively, I’m going to say 15. It’s difficult to nail down exact numbers, because these are, after all, undocumented Democrats, and God forbid that their privacy rights should ever be violated. As Rep. Shaunna O’Connell (R-Taunton) put it this week, “Deval Patrick can’t run the state, but he sure is good at stonewalling.” The latest questions concern Khairullozhon Matanov, better known as “The Quincy Cabbie.” Did he or did he not have an EBT card? Calls were placed to his lawyer (who we’re paying

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: IowaDad, 7/27/2014 8:25:59 PM     (No. 9942458)

Very interesting question. Should people on welfare programs have their government benefits made public?

After all, government workers salaries are published.

I can think of no reason why not. If you want your privacy, don´t get on government programs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ribicon, 7/27/2014 9:10:04 PM     (No. 9942483)

Who but Howie Carr would have written this column?

Meanwhile, in some states, newspapers buy databases of people who have concealed carry permits, then make this information available online, in searchable databases. States and newspapers cooperate to flag law-abiding citizens who exercise their rights under the US Constitution, on the pretext of allowing people to report those who should not be allowed to do so, yet these same groups would never identify the freeloaders we´re forced to fund, even when doing so might uncover fraud.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: altoona, 7/27/2014 10:34:13 PM     (No. 9942514)

Nobody gets the point across like Howie Carr.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: NotaBene, 7/28/2014 12:30:18 AM     (No. 9942577)

I did not know that if you are married and split up then you get TWO FoodStamp cards.

I guess al the Hondurans, Guatemalans. Salvadorans and Costa Ricans get a FoodStamp card too. I this a great country or what?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/28/2014 12:36:04 AM     (No. 9942581)

Part of the problem no one recognizes is who is approving the applications.

Whatever happened to the mother ?

Soon as they allow them to use the cards outside of the country, we are done.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 7/28/2014 2:49:59 AM     (No. 9942642)

They already use them to purchase stuff which they then ship overseas, #5.

The cards are also used to purchase things which are not allowed, and to purchase groceries which are then sold to others.

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