Texas Sees Greater Declines in Welfare than Nation, California Numbers Rise

Townhall.com Staff
Posted: Mar 25, 2014 10:47 AM
The number of food stamp recipients (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP) fell in Texas in 2013, dropping 4.6 percent from a year earlier to 3.9 million recipients in December 2013. Nationally, SNAP caseload declined by 2.1 percent from December 2012 to December 2013 as the job market gradually warmed up.