Welfare

Proposed Welfare Drug Testing Bill Tells Poor to Sign Away Rights

A week after a [federal appeals court](http://colorlines.com/archives/2013/02/floridas_welfare_drug_testing_law_struck_down_by_federal_appeals_court.html) ruled against a Florida law that required welfare recipients to pass a drug test, a Republican congressman reintroduced similar legislation at the federal level. The [bill](http://fincher.house.gov/press-release/congressman-fincher-introduces-welfare-integrity-act-2013), introduced by Rep.