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Welfare has been around in the United States since the time of theGreat Depression Welfare was established long before that in othercountries Welfare is a government assisted program to help povertylevel Americans get on their feet Welfare is a means to an educationhousing food health care and money compensation for some AmericansRoughly 30000000 Americans are on Welfare assistance today which isnearly 8 of the United States population Some of the 30000000Welfare recipients are taking advantage of the program in my eyes weneed to change that Drug testing a two year consecutive limit onwelfare assistance and a welfare work program are the three steps thatshould be used to reform Welfare Drug testing for people being on welfare has been popping up on topicsin the government for many years Some Americans believe that peopleneeding government assistance should be drug tested before and whilereceiving assistance States such as Kansas Florida Utah ArizonaGeorgia Missouri Oklahoma and Tennessee require all recipients ofgovernment assistance be drug tested On average there are more than 16of recipients receiving assistance abusing drugs I believe if you drugtest all recipients on welfare in every state and refuse payment tothose that test positive it would save the United States half of the400 billion dollars it invest into the Welfare program And it wouldalso cut the drug use in our country Being able to cut the cost ofwelfare and drug use in America would move our country into a brighterand better place Taking the 2money saved from welfare we could invest into creating more jobs andhelping people get off of government assistanceMany recipients of Welfare assistance have been in the program longerthan three years Welfare was designed as a short term help for peopleneeding assistance not a long term way of living A two yearconsecutive limit for instituting Welfare assistance which means therecipient cannot be on Welfare for longer than two years After the twoyears are done the recipient will not receive anymore benefits Thiswould cut the
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