Residence Inn Buffet Wrote:
Nov 25, 2012 4:53 AM
From the Cato Institute - Food Stamps Growth Has Bipartisan Roots http://www.cato-at-liberty.org/food-stamps-growth-has-bipartisan-roots/ What Republicans don’t want to acknowledge is the role they played in expanding the food stamps program before President Obama ever took office. The 2002 farm bill—passed by a Republican-controlled House and signed by Republican President George W. Bush—expanded the food stamps program. As the Wall Street Journal’s editorial page correctly noted yesterday, “The food-stamp boom began with the George W. Bush Republicans, who expanded benefits in the appalling 2002 farm bill.” read the entire story at http://www.cato-at-liberty.org/food-stamps-growth-has-bipartisan-roots/