Just the sort of headline you’d expect four years into an economic recovery. Well at least we bailed out the TBTF banks and saved Wall Street bonuses!
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Veterans are returning to New York City from their service only to be faced with going hungry, the head a city food bank said.
“On this Veterans Day, when we’re waving our flags — I need every New Yorker to know — 40 percent of New York City veterans are relying on soup kitchens and pantries,” Purvis said.
That amounts to 95,000 people.
“That is not a guesstimate; that is a fact,” she said.
Thanks for your service guys, now here take this EBT card. With any luck you’ll get a part time job in year 10 of the recovery.
Full article here.
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