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Alabama just replaced work requirements on food stamps, and here’s what happened

Food stamp participation plummeted in Alabama after work requirements were reinstated in 2017.

Alabama is reporting something remarkable as a result of replacing work requirements on food stamps — a massive reduction in food stamp participation. The decrease was reported in statistics from the Alabama Department of Human Resources.

According to Alabama Media Group, 13 counties in Alabama replaced work requirements for food stamp participation and saw an astounding 85 percent drop in people using the program.

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America the only nation in the world where free food is given to people who are mostly OBESE

(NaturalNews) On April 1, more than half a million Americans lost their food stamp benefits as new government regulations came into effect. According to the new rules, people who want to keep their Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits for more than three months, must work, volunteer, or else enroll in a job training program for at least 20 hours per week. These rules apply to able-bodied adults between the ages of 18 and 49 who do not have children.

Nearly 50 million Americans now depend on government food stamps to buy processed junk food that gives them cancer

L.J. Devon, March 22, 2016
The path that pilgrims once cut, through rugged landscapes and across great rivers, has been paved over.

45 million Americans now on food stamps ... That's 45 million people who will erupt into social chaos when the free money stops flowing

Daniel Barker, January 11, 2016
The number of Americans receiving food stamps exceeds 45 million – a level which has remained relatively constant for more than four years now.

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Lawmakers introduce bill to stop food stamp recipients from buying junk foods and luxury meat

By Benson: (NaturalNews) If you've ever witnessed an EBT (food stamps) cardholder purchasing crates of sugar-laden soda pop, expensive lobster, steak meat or other questionably inappropriate items at the grocery store and thought to yourself, "I can't even afford to feed my own family these things with my honest income," you might be pleased to learn that lawmakers in Missouri are attempting to put a stop to what some say is a common misuse of government assistance.

JPMorgan profits from the food stamp scam while Americans are fed disease-promoting junk food

By Benson: (NaturalNews) When the food stamp program was first created, the idea was to help struggling Americans stay afloat while they sought employment or other means of subsistence. But today, the program is essentially run by the banking cartel, which profits heavily from enrollees who more often than not purchase disease-promoting junk food that eventually lands them into welfare health programs, which in turn support the pharmaceutical cartels.

Nearly 50 million Americans now on food stamps as middle class plummets into poverty

By Heyes: (NaturalNews) Fifty years after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a "war on poverty," and five years after President Obama's administration declared the "Great Recession" over, a record number of Americans remain on taxpayer-supported federal and state assistance programs.

According to the most recent government figures, as reported by CNSNews.com, more than 46 million Americans are not only currently receiving some level of food stamp assistance but have been receiving that assistance for more than three years straight.

Nearly 50 million Americans now on food stamps as middle class plummets into poverty

By Heyes: (NaturalNews) Fifty years after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a "war on poverty," and five years after President Obama's administration declared the "Great Recession" over, a record number of Americans remain on taxpayer-supported federal and state assistance programs.

According to the most recent government figures, as reported by CNSNews.com, more than 46 million Americans are not only currently receiving some level of food stamp assistance but have been receiving that assistance for more than three years straight.

Food stamps keep the poor sick and impoverished

By Heyes: (NaturalNews) It is being called one of the greatest wealth redistribution schemes in the history of the planet, but it is also one that is highly favored by some of the country's largest corporations. In fact, many of them have become semi-dependent on the steady income stream the process provides.

I'm talking about food stamps and other forms of welfare, of course, but not in the sense you may suspect.

In Illinois, 2 people sign up for food stamps for every 1 person who finds a job



By Benson:(NaturalNews) The Land of Lincoln is sinkin', with fresh Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data revealing a massive spike in food stamp enrollment with minimal job creation in the state of Illinois. According to the figures, only one new job is being created for every two new people who sign up for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), proving that economic recovery is still just a pipe dream.

Since 2008 Illinois' number of food stamp dependents has risen by a shocking 745,000