Gov. Walker Announces Plan To Drug Test Unemployment Applicants

Douglas J. Carroll, Jr. Employee Rights News, Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Earlier this week Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced a “workforce readiness plan” which will be included in the budget proposal scheduled to be unveiled on February 3, 2015. ¬†Apparently, the plan will include the requirement that applicants for unemployment insurance benefits undergo drug testing to be entitled to benefits. ¬†There seems to be some indication that not all applicants for …