jon switalski http://michiganradio.org en Unemployment drug testing bill moves forward in Michigan Legislature http://michiganradio.org/post/unemployment-drug-testing-bill-moves-forward-michigan-legislature <p>A bill to cut off unemployment benefits from people who fail drug tests has cleared a state House committee. The bill passed largely along party lines.</p><p>House Bill 4952 would cut off unemployment benefits from people who fail a drug test as part of a job search. It would treat them as if they had turned down a suitable job while receiving unemployment checks.</p><p>State Rep. Frank Foster (R-Petoskey) chairs the House Commerce Committee.</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 21:53:40 +0000 Jake Neher 14492 at http://michiganradio.org Unemployment drug testing bill moves forward in Michigan Legislature