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      Poll: Welfare drug testing?

      M ichigan lawmakers are moving forward in requiring drug tests for certain welfare recipients.

      T he Republican House Bill passed today, establishes a suspicion-based drug testing pilot program for recipients of state cash assistance.

      T he year-long pilot would begin in at least three counties.

      T he bill requires the Department of Human services to screen applicants and recipients for suspicion of substance abuse.

      Tonight in the Daily Pulse we're wondering: In order to receive welfare benefits in Michigan, should you be required to undergo drug testing? Yes or no? Why or why not?

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