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    Lottery winner uses foodstamps

    Michigan woman who won $1M lottery but kept using food stamps loses benefits

    Updated: Thursday, 08 Mar 2012, 6:44 AM EST
    Published : Thursday, 08 Mar 2012, 6:15 AM EST

    LINCOLN PARK, Mich. (Newscore) - A Michigan woman won a $1 million lottery and continued to collect $200 a month in food stamps -- until she boasted about her situation to a local TV station and officials swooped in.
    Read more: http://www.myfoxorlando.com/dpp/news...#ixzz1oXdaqI8m
    "I thought that they would cut me off, but since they didn't, I thought, maybe, it was OK because I'm not working," Clayton said. "It's hard. I am struggling."

    She added, "I feel that it's okay because I mean, I have no income and I have bills to pay. I have two houses."

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    Read about this yesterday. Her excuse is she has two houses. How about selling them? Duh...
    It's only after we've lost everything that we're free to do anything.



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