Savings Or Not, Welfare Drug Testing Laws Are Gaining Steam
Laws requiring welfare recipients to pass drug tests haven't delivered on promised savings, but the laws are still as popular as ever.By Steven Sparkman | July 23, 2015
Over the past few years, more than a dozen states have enacted some kind of drug testing requirement for those receiving government assistance like food stamps.
And you can expect to hear a lot more about these laws, with Wisconsin governor Scott Walker looking like he plans to fight for drug testing in his state.
"They can't get hired because they can't pass a drug test," Walker told WMTV.