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

JasonCharleston Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 1:04 PM
AL, If only we gave the Government 3 trillion more to fight invisible aliens like Krugman wants. All of our problems will be solved. Again, you are a mockery of intelligence and don't know it. I think it's hilarious. Have fun with that. It ends really well for you. Happiness from unicorns is bound to happen.
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...