And the presidency for 8 of the last 11, holding both houses and the presidency for 6 straight years. #8 One out of every six elderly Americans now lives below the federal poverty line. #9 Today, there are over 45 million Americans on food stamps. #10 According to The Wall Street Journal, nearly 15 percent of all Americans are now on food stamps. #11 In 2010, 42 percent of all single mothers in the United States were on food stamps. #12 The number of Americans on food stamps has increased 74% since 2007. #13 We are told that the economy is recovering, but the number of Americans on food stamps has grown by another 8 percent over the past year. #14 Right now, one out of every four American children is on food stamps. #15 It is being projected that approximately 50 percent of all US children will US poverty: Blame the government - CSMonitor.com Budget cuts: five groups likely to feel the pinch - College and graduate students - CSMonitor.com One of the first things that could be put on the line is TRICARE, the military's health insurance program How is it that Republican policies aren't responsible for any of this?