Why are able-bodied adults with no kids eligible for food stamps?

When the news broke that the Trump administration is scheduled to make changes to the federal food stamp program (SNAP) that would strengthen eligibility requirements for able-bodied adults without dependents (ABAWD), the liberal media kicked their fear-mongering talking points into high gear.  After reading the actual details about the coming changes, I concluded that they Are needed.  Nevertheless, the liberal media and elected members of the Democrat party deliberately chose to leave out important details in order to cause fear and panic among food stamp recipients.  Much of the reporting omitted the phrase "able-bodied without dependents."  That deliberate and calculated omission makes it difficult to calm the fears of the elderly and disabled.  Even though the tightening of eligibility requirements affects only able-bodied adults (between the ages of 18 and 49) without children, it is being reported that the...(Read Full Post)
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