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The human face of Lewiston's welfare purge
Date: 3/28/2013 Album ID: 1630856
Photos by Shawn Patrick Ouellette
The human face of Lewiston's welfare purge
Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Katrina LaCourse 47, of Lewiston, looks over paperwork in her apartment Wednesday, March 27, 2013.  LaCourse is one of the 84 people that have been removed from the city's General Assistance welfare rolls.
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 Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Katrina LaCourse 47, of Lewiston is one of the 84 people that has been removed from the city's General Assistance welfare rolls.
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Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Vera Morse 48, of Lewiston cleans the kitchen at Trinity Jubilee Center in Lewiston as part of her workfare program Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Josh Emerson 29, of Lewiston sweeps the sidewalk on Lisbon St. in Lewiston as part of his workfare program Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Skip Girouard 76, owner of Dube's Flower Shop Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Debra Clark 56, of Lewiston, a city employee, cleans off the sidewalks on Lisbon St. in Lewiston  Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Cody LaMontagne 33, co-owner at Forage Market in Lewiston Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  C.J. Jacobs 43, of Lewiston works in the kitchen at Trinity Jubilee Center in Lewiston Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer:  Paul Poliquin 59, a former city councilor in Lewiston Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
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