Running ads for more votes by giving away…someone once said we are screwed when this happens. It is happening. I tried to win “most witty’ in high school by giving out chocolate bars. I still came in second.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — More than one in seven Americans are on food stamps, but the federal government wants even more people to sign up for the safety net program.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has been running radio ads for the past four months encouraging those eligible to enroll. The campaign is targeted at the elderly, working poor, the unemployed and Hispanics.