Cory Booker| twitter| food stamp challenge|

Cindi Silva Poetry

The Mayor of Newark, New Jersey

Cory Booker

has made his challenge

with an unidentified follower on twitter

to live on food stamps for one week

the $29.78 that recipients of food stamps

spend on food for one week

That’s a nobel endeavor but …


The mayor has vowed to live on

beans, corn and apples for the next week

Great photo opp

I don’t know about you

but I would like to see him extend the challenge

to all politicians, including the president and his cabinet

both houses; all local politicians; the voters who lack

empathy for social services and anyone else who thinks

anyone on a low fixed income can survive

and eat healthy on such a scant food budget

for a year or whatever it takes to raise the allotment

to our brothers and sisters struggling to feed themselves

and their famiiies on a few dollars a…

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