Number of Americans that depend on food stamps cruises towards 30 Million

April 1, 2008

This story in the Independent details what the real fallout from the sub-prime crisis will be for the majority of the United States: even deeper poverty. A few hundred dollars in tax rebates will not solve this problem and neither will the few remaining welfare programs. The United States needs a realistic poverty policy reform before the recession starts to look more like a depression.

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