Views on Drug Testing Unemployed Workers Changing

Congress recently overturned a regulation passed in 2012 which narrowly defined when states could drug test applicants for unemployment insurance. This 2012 rule only permitted drug testing in two circumstances. When an unemployed worker lost their job due to illegal use of drugs … Continued

Hiring the Long-Term Unemployed

Although Employment Security reports that Washington State now has more jobs than before the recession started, we know there are far too many people this economy has left behind: the long-term unemployed. As employers, we are missing out on talented … Continued