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-- telling us that the cost of food stamps the program has nearly doubled.
It's an emotional issue -- when you talk about food stamps your thoughts.
-- can we reform program -- -- reforms like any other government programming hat and a waste of pride and in it in a situation like this in this economy in the Obama economy and he is.
The food stamp president Newt Gingrich is right when he says dad during -- Republican primary.
I think congress and all of Washington has an obligation.
To look at those areas where.
We can tighten things up if in -- this many people need to be served.
Then then the taxpayer needs be well served by making sure that there isn't -- there is in front and we know that there's a lot of waste in front in the program so.
Whether it's emotional or not.
I think what taxpayers need to -- Washington is -- to your job anyway.
Senator -- his colleague in the house congressman Stutzman think Dayton cut thirty billion dollars over ten years waste fraud abuse and closing loopholes.
Your thoughts I don't know I think -- little sort of much more macro that it should be and let's talk about the economics behind food -- on -- with food -- his it's it's automatic trigger any time as an economic downturn so Republican as president.
And there was an economic downturn food stamp enrollment was still look at a optics are really doesn't matter -- the -- all about sort of what the what's happening in the middle class and working class that was across this country having to add to that I think you can you talk about who's been forming -- talk about how you know people are getting -- and how people are getting the food that they eat every day when you look at this data -- -- we've -- waste fraud and abuse and the -- there's a lot of parts of the country.
Inner cities and ruled that wouldn't rule areas where their food deserts you can't get interest -- all you can do is go to the corner so you can do the little interest or where you don't have vegetables and fruits and healthy foods you have those type of options.
So I think we're gonna have a conversation about boosting performance but have a coverage about what are what are people leading -- what are they -- how we make sure they're -- they're making better healthier food choices and then you can have a Kosovo where this -- with the abuses happening but you're saying it's because.
Young people who wanted to quarter sort of other groceries that -- what was -- -- -- Islamic community.
Well -- is some discussion that the boom and food stamps is really good for big soda companies who possess.
Where they're able to buy these sodas and that sort of thing and and of course you hear this.
The nightmare stories about people trading their benefits for ipads in the and other things and so -- This is a big problem and that that's enterprise -- that's -- of it is but I -- to think that access to nutrition status is.
And I -- any I'm -- -- what food banks in some cases instead of food stamps at that helps make healthier food available but I think it does need to be some restrictions.
On what you can die with food stamps and dying I thought -- -- -- kinda candy.
I had to do with that food stamps is not because you know in my apples and -- -- that the.
I know but I I mean do you -- I think you talking about wanted to individual case -- people are.
Fraud waste and abuse in the government I think he's been on both sides -- the -- the matter what the issue was saving those tax loopholes so this is going on everywhere so.
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Can't the companies like IBM are paying taxes that's what you call probably some quarter quarter because I think the argument here is -- -- -- reform we're gonna have reforms through the food stamp program.
Let's find it would have meetings there wasn't looking healthier food and not know please give this one is one -- on the news of somebody using their presented by an iPad and we're making you know we're making them a -- making a mountain out of an ant hill.
Two different issues two different issues and I think that the dis service -- -- issues that there is areas where -- save money and not and that.
Her people -- that we can serve more people and actually are in need and -- are not as easy but it begins to crack down.
-- Right down to the individual level of people who were trading in every stands for items that have nothing to do situation.
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