Should veterans be exempt from drug testing for welfare benefits?
POSTED: Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 7:22am
UPDATED: Sunday, September 25, 2011 - 9:47pm
Florida veteran suing state. Has ACLU in his corner.
Tyler — A law in Florida, being challenged by a naval veteran on welfare. The state's new law says anyone receiving government assistance must be drug tested.
The veteran says it's an insult to make a veteran pass a drug test for government assistance. He's got the ACLU on his side.
East Texans talk-back on the topic with our news partner: KTBB and host Garth Maier.