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The Federal Drug Control Budget

The Obama administration says that drug use should be treated as a health issue instead of a criminal justice issue. Yet both his budget and his drug policies continue to emphasize enforcement, prosecution and incarceration at home, and interdiction, eradication and military escalation abroad. Even what the government does spend on treatment and prevention is overstated, as many of its programs are wasteful and counterproductive.

Supply and Demand
Wasted Tax Dollars
Real Drug Education
Mass Criminalization
Drug Law Convictions and Punishments
Drug Treatment
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