"Here is an embiggened version of the infamous jobs chart prepared by Obama administration economists Jared Bernstein and Christina Romer back in January 2009 (and now updated again by me with data from the August jobs report)."
Workforce Shrinks Since January 2009 While Millions Sign Up for Disability and Food Stamps
"As the chart shows, since January 2009, when President Barack Obama took office, the net change jobs has been negative (-1.3 million), while 5.7 million workers and dependents have been awarded disability and a whopping 15.1 million have been added to the food stamp rolls.
'A total of 46,670,373 Americans are now on food stamps,' according to the minority side of the Senate Budget Committee. 'The food stamp program has doubled in size since 2008 and quadrupled since 2001.'
And the government program isn't cheap: 'Spending on food stamps alone is projected to reach $770 billion over the next decade.'"
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