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Old August 31st, 2012, 06:52 PM   #42 (permalink)
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I find it hilariously unfair that people who actually work must submit to tests, but those who use welfare out of laziness don't have to.
The reason your employer can make you take a drug test is because they are not the government and they are not bound by the Fourth Amendment. Don't like being drug tested by your employer? Form a union and put it in the union contract that your employer cannot drug test you without probable cause. To simplify this, the government cannot search your person (drug testing is considered searching your person) without probable cause. Being poor is not probable cause.
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I honestly can't believe that statistic. There are some people who put themselves in the position to stay on welfare for years and even decades.
And clearly those people are in the vast, tiny minority.
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One drug test to weed that parasite out would not be nearly as costly as it would for taxpayers to continue supporting them.
Oh? And how would you find that one person to administer the drug test to? Lucky guesses? Russian roulette?
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