Tag Archives: Food stamps

Pew Survey: 55% of Americans Have Received Major Entitlements

According to a new Pew Research Center survey of 2,511 adults, 55% of American citizens have received payments from the biggest government entitlement programs at some point in their lives.

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$4.5 Billion in Food Stamps Benefits Improperly Spent

In a report published earlier this week, some $4.5 billion has been inappropriately applied to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as food stamps, including benefits that were administered to 2,000 dead people in New York and Massachusetts.

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Number of ‘able-bodied’ adults on food stamps doubled after stimulus change

A new government study had found that the number of able-bodied adults on food stamps nearly doubled after Washington used the stimulus law to lift a key work requirement.

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