Newark mayor’s one week on food stamps was a joke

 Cory Booker, mayor of Newark, N.J., ended his food stamp challenge this week. Image: Commons.wikimedia.org, Behn Mapkobckn.

Cory Booker, mayor of Newark, N.J., ended his food stamp challenge this week. Image: Commons.wikimedia.org, Behn Mapkobckn.

 

Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, N.J., finished the food stamp challenge by living off the monetary equivalent of a food stamp allotment for one week. He embarked on his journey after tweeting about food entitlements with “Twitwit,” a Twitter user, who also said she would participate. It has not been reported if she followed through . . .

To read about Mayor Cory Booker’s poverty diet, click here.

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