or, “just in case you thought republicans were your friends…”
A bill that would strip genetic privacy protections from workplace “wellness” programs, allowing companies to require employees to undergo genetic testing or risk paying stiff penalties, was approved in the US by a House committee on Wednesday.
All 22 Republicans supported passage of HR 1313, known as the Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act.
See, that’s the problem with legislators. They want people to think they’re smart, and they’re told that smart people read books. But that’s too much like work, so they order their minions to watch films for them instead. And some up-and-coming hotshot on the staff saw Gattaca and thought the cars looked cool, and the next thing we know…