Drug Testing Coming For America’s Unemployed

The payroll tax holiday extension just approved by Congress included a controversial rider that allows states to drug test people before giving them the unemployment benefits they already paid for. States needn’t have any probable cause for this warrantless search of its citizens’ urine, either.

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