On 40th Anniversary Of War On Drugs, Cops Decry Obama’s Drug Policy
Forty years after Nixon declared war on drugs, law enforcement officials call for a truce
Forty years after President Richard Nixon first declared a war on drugs, the officers who fought in it are calling for a truce. Former law enforcement officials gathered in the District of Columbia on Tuesday to announce their new report. It details the failures of the government’s long battle against illegal drugs and denounces the Obama administration’s current drug policies.