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Wednesday, February 06, 2013

The Subsidy Addiction: Jobs Vs Foodstamps

In the aftermath of Friday's mediocre jobs report, and while we wait for the USDA to release the latest November foodstamp update which will almost certainly print at a new record high, here is yet another representation of a relationship we have shown on several occasions previously, yet which is always entertaining, and shows just what kind of "recovery" the US is undergoing. Presenting the indexed change of payrolls (green line) and foodstamps recipients (red). No explanation is necessary.


Anonymous said...

"The end of the recessdion in 2009."!! What idiot believes that?

Anonymous said...

Welfare recipients can make $16.00 per hour doing nothing....why work for minimum wages?