News Ticker >
[ July 17, 2019 ]

Trump Supporters Line-Up at 4AM with Tents, Coolers for #MAGA Rally in North Carolina

[ July 17, 2019 ]

Jihad Jew-hater Ilhan Omar introduced resolution to boycott Jews, announces trip to Israel

[ July 17, 2019 ]

France: No hate crime charges against suspects who targeted Jews

[ July 17, 2019 ]

Jihad Jew-hater Omar Defiant: “I Do Not” Regret My Antisemitic Remarks

[ July 17, 2019 ]

Westminster Vehicular Jihad: Muslim found GUILTY of murder police and public in ramming them outside...

[ July 17, 2019 ]

BONKERS: House to vote today on IMPEACHMENT resolution against President Trump

[ July 17, 2019 ]

Jihad-Rep Ilhan Omar seizes spotlight to push resolution to boycott Jews (BDS)

[ July 17, 2019 ]

Moderate Dem slams ‘squad’ for threatening to primary him: ‘They’re not Democrats … they’re socialists’

[ July 17, 2019 ]

BREAKING! Ocasio-Cortez gets new 2020 challenger: a #Republican immigrant from Jamaica: Scherie Murray

[ July 17, 2019 ]

Here’s a List of Racist, Jew-Hating Statements Made By the Democrat Jihad-Squad

5.8 Million Individuals Drop Off Food Stamps Under President Trump

6

More news the media won’t cover.

5.8 Million Individuals Drop Off Food Stamps Under Trump

By Breitbart, June 20, 2019:

Over 5.8 million individuals have discontinued their participation in America’s food stamp program since President Donald Trump’s first full month in office, according to the latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) data.

The most recent USDA data shows that 5,829,890 people discontinued their participation in food stamps received through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) since February 2017, Trump’s first full month in office.

Overall food stamp participation had consistently declined since 2013 back when the Obama administration was in power and enrollment in the program reached its peak in U.S. history.

Trump Wraps 2020 Campaign Launch Speech: ‘We’re Going to Keep on Winning, Winning, Winning’

After 2013, SNAP enrollment plummeted once state legislatures passed laws requiring food stamp recipients to work, attend school, volunteer, or participate in job training for a set number of hours per week to receive benefits.

Currently, there are 36,302,402 people enrolled in the nation’s food stamp program. But USDA officials say that number is “preliminary” due to the government shutdown at the end of 2018, which affected how food stamps were administered in early 2019.

The president has signaled that he wants to curb the nation’s dependency on food stamps and wants those coming into the country to be self-sufficient.

The president told Breitbart News in an Oval Office interview that he does not want any immigrants coming into the U.S. to be dependent on welfare programs.

“I don’t want to have anyone coming in that’s on welfare,” Trump told Breitbart News in March.

The USDA also announced in June that it would be putting policies into place that would restrict certain groups from obtaining SNAP benefits.

People who win the lottery, win a significant amount of money from gambling, or are convicted felons who do not comply with their sentences would be disqualified from receiving government assistance.

The agency also said that it would require a better “data verification system” to ensure that gamblers, convicted felons, and people in the country illegally be barred from receiving government assistance.

The Truth Must be Told

Your contribution supports independent journalism

Please take a moment to consider this. Now, more than ever, people are reading Geller Report for news they won't get anywhere else. But advertising revenues have all but disappeared. Google Adsense is the online advertising monopoly and they have banned us. Social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have blocked and shadow-banned our accounts. But we won't put up a paywall. Because never has the free world needed independent journalism more.

Everyone who reads our reporting knows the Geller Report covers the news the media won't. We cannot do our ground-breaking report without your support. We must continue to report on the global jihad and the left's war on freedom. Our readers’ contributions make that possible.

Geller Report's independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our work is critical in the fight for freedom and because it is your fight, too.

Please contribute to our ground-breaking work here.


Make a monthly commitment to support The Geller Report – choose the option that suits you best.

Contribute Monthly - Choose One

Have a tip we should know? Your anonymity is NEVER compromised. Email tips@thegellerreport.com

Pin It on Pinterest