Happy or Mad? Over $30,000 Spent Drug Screening Welfare Recipients, Only 12 Test Positive

September 2, 2013   // 0 Comments

BY:  John “Hennry” Harris   Drug testing welfare applicants was a controversial measure when it was introduced and after a year, at least in Utah, it seems to have just been a big waste of taxpayer’s money. The Utah Department of Workforce Services’ figures show the state has spent over $30,000 to drug screen welfare applicants in the past year and only 12 people have tested positive.  D...

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