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Food Stamps Under Obama: 32 Million to 46 Million

Written by Gary North on September 7, 2012

Click through to see a scary chart: the number of food stamp recipients over the last seven years.  Under Obama, the number has soared by 44%. There is no sign that this is going to be reversed. Yet we are three years into the so-called economic recovery. In June, more people went on food stamps […]

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Welfare for Fat Cats Hit $100 Billion in 2012

Written by Gary North on August 9, 2012

The Cato Institute has released a report on the extent of corporate welfare payments by the U.S. government in fiscal 2012. It estimates that the total package is $100 billion. Of course, this was more than offset by the costs of federal regulation. As to which companies won, net, has not been traced, nor is […]

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Free Food Delivered to Your Door, If You’re on Food Stamps

Written by Gary North on August 7, 2012

We’re not supposed to call them food stamps. They are called SNAP cards. They are credit cards. Poor people spend. They eat. We pay. We have credit, so they don’t need credit. They have cards. Under the voters’ radar, local food stores have created profitable businesses. They deal only with SNAPpy people. They deliver food […]

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Catholic Hospitals vs. Obamacare

Written by Gary North on August 3, 2012

Nancy Pelosi, a Catholic, rammed Obamacare through the House of Representatives. Lots of Catholic House members voted for it. The law forces Catholic-run hospitals to provide free contraceptives to every woman who wants them and who is covered under the law. Almost 50 million women are. In the Senate, the story was repeated. These people […]

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