Florida’s program to drug-test welfare recipients is a costly failure. So what is Georgia doing? They’re following suit and adopting their own program to drug-test welfare recipients. Who will benefit? Probably the testing companies.
Ga. to require drug tests for welfare benefits – Houston Chronicle.
Our previous post on the subject: http://biteme.me/florida-taxpayers-ripped-off-by-wasteful-program/
And who owns the drug testing companies? In Florida, it turns out that one is owned by the governor’s wife: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/money/gov-rick-scotts-drug-testing-policy-stirs-suspicion-1350922.html