|Michigan Governor Snyder. Ain't he a peach?|
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And of course, I'd like to know if any government assistance should require drug testing of recipients? Corporate welfare, perhaps? Why not?
Michigan Governor Signs Bill Requiring Drug Testing Of Welfare Recipients
Welfare recipients in some Michigan counties will soon be tested if they’re suspected of using drugs, under a set of bills signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder this week. The Senate and House bills, which were signed into law Friday, will create a yearlong pilot program in three counties that will screen welfare recipients and applicants to determine whether or not they’re suspected of using drugs. If they are, the applicants or recipients must submit to a drug test. If the test comes back positive, they will be referred to a treatment program, and if they choose not to enter the program, they will lose their welfare benefits. Applicants and recipients will also lose their eligibility for welfare benefits for six months. . .
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