American families are registering for meals stamps in record numbers.

Almost 50 million Americans now about food stamps simply because nation plunges into widespread poverty As economic recovery continues to prove dismal if not illusory, American families are registering for meals stamps in record numbers, showing signals that poverty is increasing and the work market is far from recovering. According to established U .S. Division of Agriculture quantities, households on food stamps increased by 45,900 in one month, in June of 23 hitting a staggering new high.117 million households, with yet another 125,079 individuals registering for Supplemental Nourishment Assistance Program benefits, a near-record 47.the December 2012 peak of 47 76 million people that is just below.79 million.

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