POSTED: Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 7:24am
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 22, 2011 - 2:35pm
Cost to taxpayers: 68 billion
Tyler — 44-million people in this country are getting food stamps. That's twice the number of people receiving food stamps as in 2007.
All those free meals carry a price tag of: $68-billion to taxpayers. How do East Texans think all the hand-outs can be curbed?
They offer suggestions to our news partner: KTBB and host Garth Maier.