Special Segments

  • State Capitol Report (Monday at 7:00)
  • Mondays With Mike (First Monday at 8:00)
  • On Your Money (Tuesday at 8:00)
  • The Big Question (Wednesday at 7:00)
  • Tell Joy Where to Go (Friday at 6:00)
  • Week in Review (Friday at 8:00)

The Big Question

Big Question: Photo ID For Food Stamps

In an effort to cut down on waste, fraud and abuse, Republican State Rep. Jesse Kremer is proposing to require food stamp recipients to show photo ID for their purchases.  Do you support of oppose this bill?

Oppose
72% (51 votes)
Support
24% (17 votes)
Not sure
2% (2 votes)
Total votes: 70

Big Question: Food Stamp Restrictions

Republican State Rep. Robert Brooks is proposing that food stamp users use at least two-thirds of their benefits to buy healthy food.  They would also be banned from purchasing shellfish, including crab, shrimp and lobster.  Do you support or oppose this bill?

Oppose
76% (57 votes)
Support
16% (12 votes)
Not sure
8% (6 votes)
Total votes: 75

Big Question: Drug-Testing Bills

Republican State Rep. Mike Rorhkaste (ROHR-cast) is proposing a bill that would require applicants for a several job training programs to undergo drug testing.  A second bill would require those receiving unemployment benefits to submit to drug screens if they want to work in occupations that require drug tests.  Do you support or oppose these ideas?

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