http://www.naturalnews.com/gallery/640/Money/Cash-Bundles-Bank-Money.jpgMore shocking statistics are coming out revealing the current status of the America economy! According to recent report by Natural News, The number of Americans receiving taxpayer assistance via the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), otherwise known as food stamps, has surpassed 46 million for 39 straight months, according to data released by the Department of Agriculture (USDA), the department that manages the program. The last month data were reported — November 2014 — more than 46.2 million Americans were receiving some level of food stamp assistance. The number has exceeded 46 million since September 2011, CNS News reported.  In 1969, an average of about 2.9 million Americans were taking part in the program, which began as part of President Johnson’s so-called “war on poverty.” Oddly, in a country where government policies used to favor individualism and liberty, and businesses supported those concepts, today there are a number of entities that support increased dependency. For scores of quick-stop convenience stores and mega-chains that sell boxed food like Wal-Mart, SNAP recipients account for a growing share of annual revenue. FULL REPORT