Grand Rapids teacher’s ‘food stamp’ statement debunked

By Kyle Olson on Friday, March 15th, 2013 in Unions No Comments

By Kyle Olson GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Tina Ratliff, a fifth-year teacher at Grand Rapids Public Schools, spoke before the Grand Rapids school board recently and claimed that she “brings home $555.39 for two weeks” which “currently qualifies” her to receive a state Bridge Card for food assistance, according to the Grand Rapids Press.