A Dallas drug recovery program has been designed specifically for mothers dealing with substance abuse. The program is called Hopeful Solutions and its creator says it was designed to focus on the children of drug addicted women.
Parents, not students, got an education on drug use at Highland Park Middle School. The goal was to teach parents how to spot signs of possible drug use in their own homes.
Governor Rick Perry has signed a law mandating drug testing for some unemployment benefits recipients.
It looks like a bill that would drug test some Texans who receive unemployment will become law.
Top Texas republicans are calling for some legal changes to the state’s welfare and unemployment benefit programs. Governor Rick Perry and Lt. Governor David Dewhurst want to require mandatory drug screenings for applicants.