by Alex Zielinski Apr 21, 2016
"Naloxone does not truly save lives; it merely extends them until the next overdose."
by Alex Zielinski Apr 18, 2016
Once an addict runs out of prescription medication, "there are few rural programs available to help them with the next step. What is available is heroin. It's a completely vicious cycle"
by Aaron Rupar Apr 13, 2016
Drug testing SNAP recipients is a solution in search of a problem.
by Bryce Covert Mar 31, 2016
Lawmakers say they found out through the press that poor constituents will be subject to drug screening.
by Bryce Covert Mar 24, 2016
West Virginia becomes the latest state to make some welfare applicants pee in a cup.
by Alex Zielinski Mar 22, 2016
Some lawmakers think it's not a serious solution.
by Bryce Covert Mar 10, 2016
“I don’t want them laying around on welfare and drugs," one state lawmaker said of the poor applicants.
by Bryce Covert Feb 25, 2016
“If we're going to look at drug testing for SNAP, we should take the entire Department of Agriculture and all those programs that provide federal subsidy to folks, and they ought to be drug tested as well."
by Alex Zielinski Feb 22, 2016
Congress might actually agree on getting something done.
by Bryce Covert & Josh Israel Feb 19, 2016
States spent more than $850,000 on the testing regimes in 2015 to uncover just 321 positive tests — in more than one state, none at all.