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maryf Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-06-08 03:38 PM
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27. How is one to reply if homeless?
If they've been on welfare, but are now homeless?? wouldn't that skew the perceived results of those who say they were on welfare in the past??
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  -Have you ever been on welfare? LucyParsons  Jun-06-08 01:36 PM   #0 
  - If I hadn't saved so much while I was working...  Captain Angry   Jun-06-08 01:39 PM   #1 
  - depends on if SSI and social security disability count.  zonmoy   Jun-06-08 01:40 PM   #2 
  - SSI & SS disabilty are not welfare.  xxqqqzme   Jun-06-08 01:49 PM   #11 
  - Those Xmas food baskets handed out during holidays were life savers  Robbien   Jun-06-08 01:40 PM   #3 
  - Not welfare per se....  Hell Hath No Fury   Jun-06-08 01:41 PM   #4 
  - I used food stamps and medical card when we were in college  greenbriar   Jun-06-08 01:42 PM   #5 
  - while on strike in '86 i got  Oceansaway   Jun-06-08 01:43 PM   #6 
  - Free School Lunches  tazkcmo   Jun-06-08 01:44 PM   #7 
  - i'm permanently disabled, but i don't get welfare...  QuestionAll   Jun-06-08 01:46 PM   #8 
  - I have received unemployment once and presently get social security,  Cleita   Jun-06-08 01:47 PM   #9 
  - Those are both benefits that you pre-paid for, and not everyone gets  slackmaster   Jun-06-08 01:57 PM   #15 
     - I understand the difference however, if we didn't have these government  Cleita   Jun-06-08 02:01 PM   #17 
        - Devil's Advocate for a small moment  slackmaster   Jun-06-08 02:42 PM   #21 
           - Theoretically it isn't possible.  Cleita   Jun-06-08 03:41 PM   #28 
  - Other  atreides1   Jun-06-08 01:47 PM   #10 
  - Intresting poll  Wanet   Jun-06-08 01:55 PM   #12 
  - My family is recieving food stamps and back-up medicaid  fight4my3sons   Jun-06-08 01:56 PM   #13 
  - Got food stamps one time only, right after I got out of college and was dead broke  slackmaster   Jun-06-08 01:56 PM   #14 
  - I had a temporary paralysis and I was put on welfare. Nearly starved.  alfredo   Jun-06-08 01:57 PM   #16 
  - When pregnant with my second child and having a difficult pregnancy  appleannie1   Jun-06-08 02:07 PM   #18 
  - get food stamps (EBT) and medical care  kineneb   Jun-06-08 02:24 PM   #19 
  - Define welfare  Juche   Jun-06-08 02:34 PM   #20 
  - Good point and one I think should be made more often, esp. in healthcare debates.  Iris   Jun-06-08 03:00 PM   #26 
     - And medical research  Juche   Jun-06-08 06:42 PM   #29 
  - I was raised on Social Security...  stillcool47   Jun-06-08 02:45 PM   #22 
  - Six months after my husband's injury we used it...  cynatnite   Jun-06-08 02:45 PM   #23 
  - I haven't been so far, but if Republicans had their way, I would be.  spenbax   Jun-06-08 02:56 PM   #24 
  - On welfare/FS growing up, and needed FS as a young adult. /end  bertha katzenengel   Jun-06-08 02:57 PM   #25 
  - How is one to reply if homeless?  maryf   Jun-06-08 03:38 PM   #27 
  - For years  ismnotwasm   Jun-06-08 06:51 PM   #30 
  - You should clarify welfare as AFDC/TANF  bicentennial_baby   Jun-06-08 06:53 PM   #31 

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