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Learn more about Welfare Drug Testing
5 U.S. states have passed laws requiring welfare recipients to be tested for drugs. Canada does not currently test welfare recipients for drugs. Proponents argue that testing will prevent public funds from being used to subsidize drugs habits and help get treatment for those that are addicted to drugs. Opponents argue that it is a waste of money since the tests will cost more money than they save. See recent welfare drug tests news
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If there is reason to believe the system is being abused it should be investigated. If that means drug testing so be it. If they are found to be using drugs offer rehab or end their asistance. 2 years ago from a Communist in Cranbrook
No, people matter no matter what their transgressions. They should however be given support to keep drugs from hurting them further. 2 years ago from a Communist in Kingston