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Breitbart: More People on Food Stamps Than Populations of 24 States Combined

Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 11:44 AM
That's a bridge of dots too far to connect for the tards usmc.....you have to spell it out for them, and even then they deny it.
nodeamass Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 11:50 AM
A better question to ask is whether the raise in wages is a net benefit for the worker even if cost of living rises.
Under President Obama the participation rate in the food stamp program has skyrocketed—one in seven Americans now receives food stamps. To keep up with the demands of the burgeoning program, spending has thus “doubled from roughly $39 billion in 2008 to an estimated $85 billion in 2012,” and nearly quadrupled since 2000. According to Heritage, “Today, the food stamps program is one of the largest and the fastest growing of the roughly 80 welfare programs funded by the federal government.” With that said, brace yourself for Breitbart’s findings: “The number of individuals on food stamps now exceeds the...