Quote of the Week: “This law singles out limited-income people …'

“This law singles out limited-income people and requires them to submit to humiliating and intrusive searches of their bodily fluids because they need temporary help making ends meet.”

—Hedy Weinberg, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee, commenting in a press release on Sen. Stacey Campfield’s new law mandating drug testing for some Temporary Assistance to Needy Families applicants, which went into effect July 1.

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