Yesterday, in Rosebud, Missouri.
Ferguson protestors met by hecklers
by Mark Slavit
Posted: 12.03.2014 at 6:02 PM
ROSEBUD, MO — Ferguson protestors were greeted by a large crowd of hecklers along Highway 50 in Rosebud on Wednesday afternoon as they marched to Jefferson City….
….Someone put an empty bottle of beer, a melon and some fried chicken in the path of the protestors….
Rosebud, Missouri is in Gasconade County.
Gasconade County, Missouri [agriculture subsidies]
$18.7 million in subsidies 1995-2012.
$11.2 million in commodity subsidies.
$3.33 million in crop insurance subsidies.
$2.70 million in conservation subsidies.
$1.48 million in disaster subsidies.
Rank Program Number of Recipients 1995-2012 Subsidy Total 1995-2012
1 Corn Subsidies** 708** $6,843,224
2 Soybean Subsidies** 410** $3,212,933
3 Wheat Subsidies** 678** $2,477,156
4 Conservation Reserve Program 177 $2,261,917
5 Disaster Payments 517 $1,475,221
From the Missouri Department of Social Services:
Gasconade [County] [pdf] SFY-2013
Number of people enrolled for MO HealthNet services 1,936
MO HealthNet dollars spent in state fiscal year 20132 $18.3 mil
Estimated federal portion of MO HealthNet dollars spent $11.5 mil
MO HealthNet dollars for inpatient hospital services $1.3 mil
MO HealthNet dollars for physician services $1.0 mil
MO HealthNet dollars for nursing home services $5.3 mil
MO HealthNet dollars for pharmacy services $2.8 mil
MO HealthNet dollars for managed care payments $2.9 mil
Average monthly food stamp benefit recipients 1,980
Total food stamp benefits received $2.8 mil
Average monthly children receiving subsidized child care 58
Child care expenditures $113,439
Demographic information via the U.S. Census Bureau:
Population, 2013 estimate 14,901
White alone, percent, 2013 (a) 97.7%
Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a) 0.3%
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012 13.6%
Rosebud, Missouri (December 3, 2014)