Florida welfare recipients won’t be allowed to use state-issued debit cards at strip joints, liquor stores or casinos, under a bill on its way to Gov. Rick Scott, who is certain to approve the measure.
The Florida Senate unanimously approved the measure (HB 701) with no debate Friday.
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