| I just don't see a problem with saying a recipient can't use their assistance money on unnecessary stuff.|
And there, is where the slope got slippery.
But they can't stop people from buying lotto tickets with welfare money. They can only stop people from buying lotto tickets with EBT cards. Which means nothing more than that the people will have to use the atm located inside every store that sells lotto tickets to withdraw some cash from the card, and then buy the lotto ticket with that cash.
, they meant well, but again, pitiful proposed execution.