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"The Ugly Assumptions Driving The Policy": GOP Governors Recommit To Welfare Drug-Testing Schemes

The Wall Street Journal recently noted that when it comes to welfare recipients, “few” applicants have been caught up in the “drug-screening net.” How few? The piece noted that in Arizona, for example, between 2011 and 2014, over 108,000 people seeking benefits were subjected to drug screen. 466 more words


Maine to Test Some Welfare Recipients for Drugs

Maine will soon begin to drug-test some welfare recipients with prior drug convictions as a condition to receive government aid, the state’s Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) announced Wednesday. 278 more words

2014 July 17 Maine GOP Governor Paul LePage Wins One Again

2014 Update

Too many Democrats continue to have a love affair with “purist” candidates. In 2000, Al Gore, in their book, had supposedly “sold out” on the environment. 1,878 more words

2004 Blogs

Analysis: More governors elected without majority support

Democrat Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island, Republican Charlie Baker of Massachusetts and newly minted independent Gov. Bill Walker of Alaska are part of a trend. 300 more words


Two Governors and a Statue

Short Interview with Paul LePage, Governor of Maine, and Chris Christie, Governor of New Jersey

Gizzwin: Paul, congratulations on your recent re-election.

Christie: My Maine man! 381 more words


“$38 Billion Reasons” 2nd Amendment is Crumbling: Bloomberg Targets 12 More States with Gun Control

Source: SHTFplan
December 4, 2014
Thanks to C. 

State by state encroachments of the 2nd Amendment are on the move, and they are marching to beat of the drums of billionaire Michael Bloomberg, the former New York mayor and publishing mogul, and his complex of gun control organizations. 648 more words


Ban on bear hunting helps drive Maine voters to polls

Nearly 6 in 10 Maine voters cast a ballot this year, giving the state of Gov. Paul LePage and thousands of bears the highest voter turnout in the nation. 313 more words