Proposals to Drug-Test the Unemployed...

Proposals to Drug-Test the Unemployed Gain Momentum in Texas

There are 2 comments on the story from Mar 14, 2013, titled Proposals to Drug-Test the Unemployed Gain Momentum in Texas. In it, reports that:

Losing a job is never easy -- but if you end up receiving unemployment -- how would you feel if the government required you to take random drug tests in order to keep receiving those benefits? That proposal is being considered in Austin today as Governor Rick Perry continues his push to make it a requirement across the Lone Star state.

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Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Richmond, IN

#1 Mar 14, 2013
"The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.["

Where is the probable cause? Lose a job through nio fault of your own and get treated like a criminal! Typical rethug class warfare!
james stevens

Laingsburg, MI

#2 Mar 14, 2013
Its the right wing rich that want to keep the poor down and even poorer for their own personal agenda, and pocketbook..........

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