We’ve all seen the headlines: Fail a drugs test and lose your benefit, job seekers warned. Here’s a summary:
The Government is preparing legislation to strip beneficiaries of their welfare payments if they miss out on jobs because they won’t take a drug test, or fail one, and the bill could be in parliament next month.
I have a question for the Nats, and indeed for anyone who supports this policy. What is going to happen to the people who have their benefit terminated under this policy? How will they live?