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CBO: Food Stamp Rolls Estimated to Hit Historic High

clarityseeker2 Wrote: Mar 28, 2013 7:18 PM
'T172' has sufficiently revealed herself as an emotive ideologue----unwilling and unable to give witness to the entitlement class in Britain which has taken over 70 years to manifest itself into the slothful, lazy, degenerate class that Britain is woefully facing now....
clarityseeker2 Wrote: Mar 28, 2013 7:19 PM
FACTS------those niggling little realities that Lib-Losers are unable to come to terms with....

There are more Americans today collecting food stamps than ever before, and that number is expected to rise steadily for the rest of the year, according to the CBO. The Wall Street Journal reports:

The financial crisis is over and the recession ended in 2009. But one of the federal government's biggest social welfare programs, which expanded when the economy convulsed, isn't shrinking back alongside the recovery.

Enrollment in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, as the modern-day food-stamp benefit is known, has soared 70% since 2008 to a record 47.8 million as of December 2012. Congressional budget...