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from Washington Post

The food stamp wave may have crested

The food stamp wave may have crested.As we noted at the time, that was mostly because more and more Americans were living in poverty -- thanks to the recession that greeted Obama at his inauguration. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2014/07/21/the-food-stamp-wave-may-have-crested/ http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/07/21/1315549/-Food-stamp-numbers-are-finally-dropping-from-recession-highs

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The Number of PhDs on Food Stamps Triples (click thru for analysis)

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Republicans Just Won the Food Stamp War - Congress is set to approve $9 billion in cuts to the food stamp program even as a record number of Americans live in poverty.

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from Ars Technica

Maine electronic food-stamp cards printed with sex-line chat number

Maine electronic food-stamp cards accidentally printed with sex-line chat number "Ladies, to talk with interesting and exciting guys free, press 1 now. Press 1 now."

from WSJ

Number of the Week: 140% Increase in Food Stamp Use Since 1990

Number of the Week: 140% Increase in Food Stamp Use Since 1990 - Real Time Economics - WSJ

Republicans Just Won the Food Stamp War Congress is set to approve $9 billion in cuts to the food stamp program even as a record number of ...

Number Of Americans On Food Stamps Reaches Record High, Despited Gov’t Unemployment Figures

from Washington Post

Half of America’s childcare workers need food stamps, welfare payments or Medicaid

A staggering number of child-care workers receive food stamps, welfare checks and Medicaid.

from WSJ

Has Food Stamp Enrollment Finally Peaked?

There are still about 1-in-6 Americans getting food stamps, but the number may have peaked.

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