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Drug Testing Unemployment

John Celock

Copycat Drug Testing Bills Proliferate In The States

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

Republicans from coast to coast this year have sought to make the poor and jobless pee in cups to prove they're not on drugs, and in several states th...

Arthur Delaney

ANOTHER Bill To Drug Test The Jobless

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Another Republican politician has another proposal to drug test the unemployed. Rep. Steve Pearce (R-N.M.) said he "constantly" hear...

Arthur Delaney

Drug Testing Unemployment Measures To Get Boost In State Legislatures

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 01.16.2013 | Politics

States will soon try to fulfill the Republican goal of making unemployed people pee in cups to prove they're not on drugs. Last February, congressi...

Should Parents Who Receive Child Support Be Drug Tested?

Posted 04.13.2012 | Divorce

On Thursday, Iowa State Sen. Mark Chelgren proposed a measure that would require a parent who receives child support payments to submit to drug tests ...

GOP Lawmaker Introduces Drug Testing For Child Support Measure

Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics

Iowa State Sen. Mark Chelgren introduced a measure Thursday that would have required parents receiving child support to submit to drug tests at the re...

Michigan Wants To Drug Test Welfare Applicants

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 12.29.2011 | Detroit

Officials in Michigan's Department of Human Services want to bring back drug testing of welfare recipients, a controversial practice that Michigan cou...

Arthur Delaney

Gingrich Suggests Drug Testing For 'Any Kind Of Federal Aid'

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich thinks the federal government should make it more expensive to be a drug user. "It could be throug...