Post-session review: So whatever happened to…

Of the 1,934 bills filed this past legislative session, only a small fraction of those saw any significant action by legislators. ¬†Most bills are never heard by a committee, and almost all of them fall short of a hearing on… Read more [More...]

Five reasons not to drug-test welfare applicants

Two bills that would require applicants for TANF benefits to submit to and pay for a drug test, HB 2388 and SB 1073, have cleared their first committees and are moving through the legislative process.¬† TANF stands for ‘Temporary Assistance… Read more [More...]