New rules, tests proposed for public aid

New rules, tests proposed for public aid

There are 4 comments on the Natchez Democrat story from Feb 4, 2012, titled New rules, tests proposed for public aid. In it, Natchez Democrat reports that:

People who receive public assistance would be subject to random testing for drugs or nicotine and would have to perform community service under new requirements being considered by Mississippi lawmakers.

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wanna grab a bite

Philadelphia, MS

#1 Feb 5, 2012
I agree totally!! We have to take drug tests to get a job and pay our taxes while them ppl sit on their ass and live off the government!
traqueeneshia

Quitman, AR

#2 Nov 2, 2013
Food stamp cuts to affect more than 300,000 Mississippi households

http://www.wdam.com/story/23856682/food-stamp...

"For example, a household of 4 is expected to suffer an average loss of $36 a month."

Day-um. Dass col', mang.$36 be about, like, nine o' dem big bag of Fritos an' shi'.
Carry

Tupelo, MS

#3 Nov 2, 2013
wanna grab a bite wrote:
I agree totally!! We have to take drug tests to get a job and pay our taxes while them ppl sit on their ass and live off the government!
Perhaps sterilization should be a requirement to get public assistance.
GovCheese

Belzoni, MS

#4 Nov 2, 2013
wanna grab a bite wrote:
I agree totally!! We have to take drug tests to get a job and pay our taxes while them ppl sit on their ass and live off the government!
Who is "We"? Nobody makes you do anything, if your stupid enough to work your tail off and complain about it, that's on you. LoL.

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