“I think if Thomas Jefferson were looking down, the author of the Bill of Rights, on what’s being proposed here, he’d agree with it. He would agree that the First Amendment cannot be absolute.” - Chuck Schumer (D). Yet, Madison and Mason wrote the Bill of Rights, according to Sheila Jackson Lee, 400 years ago. Yup, it's a fact.
There was a time that I supported drug testing for welfare applicants but then I realize it was just a distraction from the real problem which is the welfare system itself.
Jackboots always come in matched pairs, a left boot and a right boot.
Well yeah, in an ideal world the whole welfare system would be overhauled. However, I think we both know this will never be the case. Welfare reform begins with more than just drug tests. This is just an aspect of it.Originally Posted by Cold Highway
I'd love to see it brought to a minimal, with recipients passing very arduous and stringent measures to qualify. People these days just see it as a paid vacation. That has to end.
Dare to dream, sir...
It sure would affect property values, that's for sure. A state with a militant view against welfare? I know I'd be packing my bags.
The ghost of Jack Kevorkian for President's Physician: 2016