California welfare ATM cards work at strip clubs too!

If word gets out about this - EBT cards that work at both casinos and strip clubs in California - the state will no doubt see a large increase in population.Considering the fact that so many businesses and individuals are leaving the state, this is really good news for the government. Almost makes me want to quit my job and go on the dole: California welfare recipients have been able to get taxpayer cash -- meant to feed and clothe needy families -- from ATM machines at strip clubs across the state, including some well-known gentlemen's cabarets in Los Angeles.More than $12,000 from the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program was dispensed from the start of 2007 to the end of 2009 at clubs including Sam's Hofbrau, Seventh Veil and Star Strip, according to officials at the Department of Social Services.Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has ordered the department to remove the clubs from the official list of businesses where welfare recipients can withdraw benefits using state-issued...(Read Full Post)