Have you noticed an increase in the number of people you know who have applied for food stamps...
Specifically, people who would never have applied for benefits 3 years ago.
I don't know of any personally (not my circle), but there are millions more in the last few years who have applied for them, according to the financial press.
Food stamp benefits are going up because the unemployment rate is continuing to rise.
by jiberish 8 years ago
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/co … 01900.htmlIn this Washington Post article it says that two-thirds of the stimulus went toward tax cuts, fiscal aid to states, and expanded unemployment benefits and food stamps. The stimulus also went to the $3 billion in National Science Foundation...
by Scribenet 5 years ago
Is Number of Hubs Published Decreasing at HubPages?Curious that I follow over 400 Hubbers and today I checked for new posts in the last 24 hours only 10 posts. That is 2.5% of the Hubbers I follow have written anything on any given day! Has anyone else noticed this drop among the persons they...
by Justin McMarshall 7 years ago
What is your view on poverty?Evryone has an idea what "poor" is can you describe the worst experience you or someone you knew had being "poor"?
by janesix 5 weeks ago
Has anyone noticed an increase in weird behavior lately? Maybe friends or family members who were normal starting to act weird and say weird things?I have noticed some small things with a couple family members, mentioning things like an increase in weird dreams, but nothing major.I've noticed it on...
by William Thomas 7 years ago
This question is specifically for Americans. Have you ever noticed and thought about the...segregation of black and white Americans in terms of names? For example blacks tend to have last names like: Green, Thomas, Washington, Jefferson, etc., to a very high degree. I would say 99 out of 100 times,...
by tobey100 6 years ago
For those of you who still believe Obama is the greatest thing since sliced bread, can lower the level of the oceans, is for the little guy, let's look at a few facts and not what NBC, CBS, ABC, CNN, MSNBC and 81% of the newspapers in the country are trying to convince us of. If you can read you...
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