TITLE

How politics ruined drug-war planning

AUTHOR(S)
Witkin, Gordon
PUB. DATE
February 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/22/93, Vol. 114 Issue 7, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses why the Office of National Drug Control Policy has been a political shuttlecock since the idea first arose more than a decade ago. Origin of the drug czar's office; Reasons why the first czar, William Bennett, did not work out; Pure politics prevailed when defeated Florida Gov. Bob Martinez succeeded Bennett; Cuts in the office; President Bill Clinton says he will give the office cabinet status; More.
ACCESSION #
9302180257

 

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