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MELTDOWN: States Told To Stop SNAP [EBT Food Stamps] For November
10-15-2013, 05:49 PM
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http://sgtreport.com/2013/10/states-told...-november/


States across the country are being told to stop the supplemental nutrition assistance program for the month of November, pending further notice

Click above link to watch Fox13 Utah News Video for this breaking news




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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-10-15...n-imminent

Foodstamp Program Shutdown Imminent?
Submitted by Tyler Durden on 10/15/2013 13:35 -0400

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When over the weekend, a Xerox "glitch" shut down the EBT system, better known as foodstamps, for nearly the entire day across 17 states leaving millions without "funding" to pay for food leading to dramatic examples of the basest human behavior possible, some of the more conspiratorial elements saw this merely as a dress rehearsal for what may be coming in the immediate future. While there was no basis to believe that is the case, a USDA (the currently shuttered agency that administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) memo obtained by the Crossroads Urban Center in Utah carries in it a very disturbing warning for the 46+ million Americans currently on foodstamps.

To wit: "understanding the operational issues and constraints that States face, and in the interest of preserving maximum flexibility, we are directing States to hold their November issuance files and delay transmission to State electronic benefit transfer (EBT) vendors until further notice." In other words, as Fox13News summarizes, "States across the country are being told to stop the supplemental nutrition assistance program for the month of November, pending further notice."
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10-15-2013, 07:13 PM
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I seriously doubt congress will let it go this far. Hence, this weekends political warning shot for the conspiracy minded.

“What this means if there’s not a deal, if Congress doesn’t reach a deal to get federal government back up and running, in Utah about 100,000 families won’t get food stamp benefit,” says Tibbits.

http://fox13now.com/2013/10/14/utah-fami...-off-soon/

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10-15-2013, 09:38 PM
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23 months to go until total financial collapse. These are and will be hard times.
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