Re: “Limits make poor feel poorer” (letter, 6-27).
I’m not one who wants people to suffer, but ensuring that food stamps, provided by the people, are used for good nutrition is no more wrong than ensuring that a live-in boyfriend isn’t feeding off the public trough instead of providing for the children he helps produce.
There is a responsibility in accepting help from the government. It is not an entitlement; it is not earned like the Social Security we pay into every working day.
Those accepting help must make an effort to train themselves for employment paying a living …