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OBAMA REALLY IS THE FOOD STAMP PRESIDENT

In April, 2011

Under President Obama, the number of Americans on food stamps has sky-rocketed to an all time high of over 44 million.  That’s up from 31.5 million in December of 2008.

Yes, he is.  Let’s give him credit.  Make a banner “Barack the Food Stamp President”.

In December of 2008 31.5 million Americans were on food stamps and set a New Record at that time.

Reuters :

Food stamps, the main U.S. antihunger program which helps the needy buy food, set a record in September as more than 31.5 million Americans used the program — up 17 percent from a year ago, according to government data.

In April, 2011

Under President Obama, the number of Americans on food stamps has sky-rocketed to an all time high of over 44 million.  (I think the number may be 47 million now.)

http://herringpost.blogspot.com/2011/04/44-million-americans-on-food-stamps.html

And we still have an obesity problem. 

Posted:  05.17.11 @ 12:18 p.m.

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