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Loophole Hits Close to Home

Fox8 has a story about a family in Lewisville, NC that’s experiencing hard times due to a loophole in our country’s safety net. We can argue all we want about how our social safety net should function and how we should pay for it, but I think any of us would be hard pressed to argue against families like this being able to tap into it. This is exactly the kind of situation it should cover: