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In my opinion, this bill shows the hypocrisy of congress
« on: January 16, 2014, 04:28:36 AM »
Why must people have IDs for this program but not to vote?  This pretty much proves congressional objections to requiring people to have IDs are about getting votes, not whether people can afford the IDs.  This is one of those unintended mistakes which shows so many members of congress are concerned more about their party then they are their country.

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S. 1922: A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to prevent the illegal trafficking of supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits by requiring all program beneficiaries to show valid photo identification when purchasing items with program benefits.

       
Title: A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to prevent the illegal trafficking of supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits by requiring all program beneficiaries to show valid photo identification when purchasing items with program benefits.

Introduced: Jan 14, 2014 (113th Congress)

Sponsor: Right Arrow TrackSen. David Vitter [R-LA]

Status: Referred to Committee - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
« Last Edit: January 16, 2014, 04:29:26 AM by rangerrebew »
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