CHART: It's Hard To See An Economic Recovery In The Food Stamp Data

Here’s a chart from Bloomberg BRIEF economist Michael McDonough showing the number of people on food stamps overlaying the cost of food stamps as a percentage of grocery sales.

It’s hard to see an economic recovery when you look at a chart like this.

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Photo: @M_McDonough

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