Mississippi Governor Pushing Welfare Drug TestingRepublican Phil Bryant is starting his third year as Mississippi governor, and he says he wants to make public safety the top focus of the 2014 legislative session, which begins at noon Tuesday.
Drug Testing For Unemployment Passes Texas HouseThe Texas House has approved a bill that allows the state to drug test unemployment applicants. But Democrats successfully used a parade of stalling tactics to run out the clock on a similar measure mandating such screening for welfare applicants.
A Closer Look At Welfare Drug Testing Testing and subsequent banning will increase the need for services and resources by other social service agencies.

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