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

Sarah181 Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 9:09 AM
YES! And the irony is that the RED STATES are the biggest recipients of food stamps!
Bigdogoffthechain Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 9:37 AM
www.census.gov/compendia/statab/2012/tables/12s0566.xls

new york and california are the biggest deadbeats.
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 9:11 AM
Source, please, Sarah. Don't just make assertions without backing them up.
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 9:17 AM
Maine is neither Republican nor conservative. I know, I live here. Hawaii isn't either. Maryland? Conservative? Virginia is no longer either,
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 9:19 AM
Are these the figures for EBT cards or Federal dollars?
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...