Fla. Gov. Signs Bill Banning EBT Cards At CasinosFlorida welfare recipients who use EBT cards are no longer allowed to use them at "adult entertainment establishments" like strip clubs and casinos.
No Lap Dances On State DollarsState officials would have to make electronic state benefits cards unusable at liquor stores, gambling establishments and strip clubs under a bill that passed the House easily on Thursday, but over the objections of Democrats who said it was a political posturing bill that capitalizes on a stereotype about the poor.
Bill Aims To Ban Using Food Stamps On Strip Clubs, LiquorPublic-assistance recipients may no longer use food stamps to purchase liquor or visit strip clubs and gambling venues, should a HB 701 continue making its way through the Florida Legislature.
Dept. Of Children & Families Warns Of Public Aid ScamSeveral fake websites are offering to help people apply for public assistance, if they provide financial and personal information.