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GREENSBORO, N.C. — It has been a frustrating few months for many in North Carolina who rely on food stamps but still haven’t gotten them.

Ananda Bennett is a quadriplegic who has been waiting to receive her benefits since November but still hasn’t gotten them.

“It’s just not right,” Bennett said. “It shouldn’t be that hard to have to worry about “Oh my God, am I going to be able to eat this month?”

She’s a quadriplegic mainly gets by on her monthly disability checks and food stamps.

“It’s very difficult,” she said. “I’m not able to dress or feed myself or anything else.”

After several calls and trips to Guilford County Department of Social Services, she says she either got no response or was told to wait.

Steve Hayes, a community relations officer with Guilford County DSS says they’ve had their hands full trying to get…

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