The 10 states with highest food stamp use

Out of all the tragic consequences of the economic crisis, conceivably the most ruinous is the reality that each day, more and more Americans are struggling to feed their families. Recent stats from the USDA specify that 14.2 percent of the United States’ population participated in SNAP; now officially called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program […]

Obama’s Quagmire: When a Double-Dip Recession Is a Full-Blown Depression

Congress and most politicians are out of touch with the real world. They do not cut their own grass, go to PTA meetings at public schools or wash dishes. Rather, they have lifelong guaranteed pensions and health insurance, their children attend private schools, and to top it off, they take a five-week vacation. And Obama […]