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PBS NewsHour | To Receive Welfare, Should Drug Test Be Required? | PBS

Duration: 05:15
Program: PBS NewsHour #10288
Broadcast Date: Mar. 20, 2012

Since the recession hit, welfare applications have soared in Colorado. Some states have proposed tightening welfare eligibility, in part to deal with limited state budgets. One emerging trend across the country: requiring recipients to pass a drug test. Ray Suarez reports.

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Post Date: March 20, 2012