Missouri cuts off 60,000; Alabama 40,000 and Massachusetts 23,000. The work requirements for food stamp recipients were waived for most states during the deep recession that followed the 2008 financial crash. States had to have an. More Guam households are receiving food stamps, compared to the same time a year ago. so many Guamanians fall within the SNAP program qualifications, Hiles said. The island’s economy did manage a modest growth…