New Hampshire Welfare Recipients Can No Longer Buy Weed

Welfare recipients in New Hampshire will soon be unable to use the money they receive towards marijuana, cigars or piercings, reports Burr Ridge Patch.

Concerned that welfare money was being spent on these items, Gov. Maggie Hassan has signed a law that prohibits recipients from using their “electronic benefit transfer” cards at marijuana dispensaries, cigar and smoke shops, and tattoo and body piercing shops.

In a news release, the New Hampshire governor explained, “We must always...

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