Monday, October 31, 2016
Obama 'Admin' Spends $3.6 Billion to Give $70 Billion in food stamp Benefits.
Obama 'Admin' Spends $3.6 Billion to Give $70 Billion in food stamp Benefits. HT :JudicialWatch.
Not only does the government spend a breathtaking $70 billion a year to give a record number of people food stamps, it wastes billions more to administer the bloated welfare program.
Some states spend a lot more than others to distribute the free food vouchers and the discrepancies are downright outrageous.
The government dedicates $3.6 billion annually just to administer food stamps (renamed Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program—SNAP to eliminate stigma), according to a federal audit that includes mind-boggling figures.
For instance, California, the state with by far the largest food-stamp roll, spends a lot more than the national average to execute the federal nutrition program. Hmmm.....I wondered a long time what Canadian PM Trudeau meant with 'Growing the economy from the heart' ...i think i finally figured it out. Read the full story here.