1 in 5 households on food stamps

Another new record courtesy of President Hopenchange. Via CNS:

The most recent Supplemental Assistance Nutrition Program (SNAP) statistics of the number of households receiving food stamps shows that 23,087,886 households participated in January 2013 – an increase of 889,154 families from January 2012 when the number of households totaled 22,188,732.

The most recent statistics from the United States Census Bureau– from December 2012– puts the number of households in the United States at 115,310,000. If you divide 115,310,000 by 23,087,866, that equals one out of every five households now receiving food stamps.

And that’s not the only record for misery we’ve set under Obama. A record number of Americans — nearly 9 million — are now on disability. We’re on good hands, folks.



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