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Proposed Bill in Wisconsin Would Allow Lawmakers to Peek Into Bank Accounts of the Unemployed

WI Proposal Would Allow State to Snoop on Bank Accounts of Unemployment Benefits Recipients

(Photo: Shutterstock/Luna Vandoorne)

Wisconsin lawmakers are pushing controversial legislation that would allow the state to snoop on the private bank accounts of those collecting unemployment benefits.

The move is said to be an effort to prevent fraud and recoup benefits that should not have been paid out.

“This is to protect the workers and lessen the burden on employers who are paying all the bills,” Rep. Dan Knodl, a Germantown Republican and co-author of the bill, remarked.

At The Bull Sperm Bank

Photographer Leonhard Foeger documented the process as workers collected semen from breeding bulls at an artificial insemination centre in Hohenzell, Upper Austria. The bulls at the centre mount either an artificial cow or another bull to ejaculate […]