Sunday, September 14, 2014

On Scott Walker's 2015 agenda: Drug tests

On Politics: Gov. Scott Walker unveils plan on jobs, benefits and education. (Wisconsin State Journal, 9/14/2014)

Taking a page from the playbook of his good buddy Rick Scott.  But Walker’s plan also includes new proposals, including requiring drug tests for those seeking unemployment assistance and “able-bodied, working-age adults” applying for food stamps, reducing income taxes so they would be lower in 2018 than they are now, and freezing technical college tuition.

Drug Testing of Public Assistance Recipients as a Condition of Eligibility.  (ACLU, 4/8/2008)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Preaching to the political base. "Screw the poor, they're all lazy and demanding a handout."