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drug testing for welfare

A bill introduced in the state legislature would require Ohioans getting welfare benefits to take a drug test.

Advocates for low-income Ohioans are fighting a plan to test welfare applicants for drugs.

Proposal To Test Welfare Applicants For Drugs Resurfaces

Aug 28, 2013

A state senator is renewing his call for drug testing applicants to Ohio's welfare program known as Ohio Works First.