August 30, 2010
updated with USA Today graph
USA Today via Cafferty Files
Since recession started and barry came into office
FOOD STAMPS: 40M – up 50%
WELFARE: 4.4M – up 18%
UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS: 10M – up 4x 9
- Jan peak – 12M
- Congress has extended it 8 times past the 26 mos
- Costs 4x what it used to
- Unemployed can collect for almost 2 years (99 weeks)
MEDICAID: 50M – up 17%
And barrycare will add 16M people to healthcare system that doctors say is already overloaded.
Who is going to end up paying for this?
You, me, China and Saudi Arabia.