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Dishonest or just ignorant? AOC grabs another shovel and digs her food stamp work requirement hole a little deeper

Added 12-06-19 12:30:03pm EST - “Looks like AOC forgot to do the reading assignment again. Or she just hopes no one else did it.” - Twitchy.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Twitchy.com: “Dishonest or just ignorant? AOC grabs another shovel and digs her food stamp work requirement hole a little deeper”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

As Twitchy told you earlier, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently claimed that her family “might’ve just starved” under the Trump administration’s food stamp work requirement:

It’s shameful how the GOP works overtime to create freebies for the rich while dissolving lifelines of those who need it most. https://t.co/WOrYvhfPj4

What AOC conveniently forgot to mention (or was just too dumb to know) was that the work requirement does not affect parents:

Another viral-but-misleading tweet from AOC. The work requirement rule doesn't affect parents, which she would have known had she read the story: "The USDA rule change affects people between the ages of 18 and 49 who are childless and not disabled." https://t.co/1Dewzi5cTT

Getting disability status is notoriously difficult &food is an immediate need. What if someone has an undiagnosed mental issue, like severe depression? https://t.co/UzBvF5dY7l

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