Gov. Rick Perry and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst visit an Austin glass company on Nov. 13, 2012, to discuss reforms to welfare and unemployment insurance programs. Nearly three years after Texas lawmakers passed a law requiring some applicants for unemployment benefits to pass a drug test, the state has yet to test a single applicant, and it remains unclear when the program will get going.
Gov. Rick Perry and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst visit an Austin glass company on Nov. 13, 2012, to discuss reforms to welfare and unemployment insurance programs. Nearly three years after Texas lawmakers passed a law requiring some applicants for unemployment benefits to pass a drug test, the state has yet to test a single applicant, and it remains unclear when the program will get going. Laura Skelding Associated Press archives
Gov. Rick Perry and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst visit an Austin glass company on Nov. 13, 2012, to discuss reforms to welfare and unemployment insurance programs. Nearly three years after Texas lawmakers passed a law requiring some applicants for unemployment benefits to pass a drug test, the state has yet to test a single applicant, and it remains unclear when the program will get going. Laura Skelding Associated Press archives

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