In the event of a strike by unionized workers of Verizon, the Department
anticipates a potential increase in the number of applications for cash and/or
food stamp benefits at local TAOs. The significance of the strike on the
daily operations of the local TAOs depends largely on the length of the
This Field Ops Memo clarifies who is considered an ineligible striker to qualify for TAFDC or food stamp benefits and how members of family on strick affect rest of household.