Obama Administration Policy on Drug Trafficking in the Americas

Gil Kerlikowske talked about Obama administration efforts in combating drug trafficking. He said cocaine use in the U.S. has declined… read more

Gil Kerlikowske talked about Obama administration efforts in combating drug trafficking. He said cocaine use in the U.S. has declined 39 percent since 2006 , and attributed the decrease to an overall decline in drug use in the country. He also said that the White House shifted drug control strategy to focus more on prevention and treatment and less on law enforcement in 2010. Afterward, he answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • David T. Johnson Assistant Secretary (Former) Department of State->Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs
  • Stephen Johnson Director Center for Strategic and International Studies->Americas Program
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Obama Administration Policy on Drug Trafficking in the Americas

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Program ID:
307324-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 30, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 4, 2012

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  • Jul 30, 2012 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 30, 2012 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 30, 2012 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 31, 2012 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Aug 02, 2012 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2012 | 8:10pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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