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What is the longest you have known someone to be on food stamps

I have an old friend that raised 6 kids on them and now gets them for herself. She has been on them for 32 yrs.

 
wheresthewayout

Asked by wheresthewayout at 3:38 PM on Dec. 4, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (8)
  • Myself....22 years. Kids are now 17 and 18 and I live on disability...and still receive them.
    wingsofaneagle6

    Answer by wingsofaneagle6 at 5:52 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • 20+ years
    lovingedward

    Answer by lovingedward at 3:39 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • My SIL has been on them her whole life and she is over 50.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:41 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • I have a cousin who has been on them her whole life and she is like 37 now....I thought that at some point they are supposed to cut them off.
    NavyWifeMom2011

    Answer by NavyWifeMom2011 at 3:45 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • My friend has had them since she was 17 and I have no idea if she herself was raised on them
    wheresthewayout

    Comment by wheresthewayout (original poster) at 3:47 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • I have no idea. It's not my business so I dont ask.
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 3:54 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • I don't think I've ever known somebody on FS. If I have they've never told me and I would never ask.
    Aquarius80

    Answer by Aquarius80 at 3:55 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

  • My aunt went on them in 1984 when she got pregnant and has been on them ever since.
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 4:19 PM on Dec. 4, 2010

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