Bob Beauprez

Fifty-six months after Obama's economic non-recovering recovery began, the number of Americans relying on food stamps continues to escalate. In fact, the number of individuals and households participating in SNAP, the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program, and the cost of the program has reached a new record high each year Obama has been in office.

In 2013, 20 percent or 1-in-5 American households was using food stamps according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the program. See the following three charts courtesy of and read the full report here.

Bob Beauprez

Bob Beauprez is a former Member of Congress and is currently the editor-in-chief of A Line of Sight, an online policy resource. Prior to serving in Congress, Mr. Beauprez was a dairy farmer and community banker. He and his wife Claudia reside in Lafayette, Colorado. You may contact him at:

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