John P. Walters

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John P. Walters
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5th Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy
In office
December 7, 2001 – January 20, 2009
PresidentGeorge W. Bush
Preceded byBarry McCaffrey
Succeeded byGil Kerlikowske
In office
January 20, 1993 – July 19, 1993
Acting
PresidentBill Clinton
Preceded byBob Martinez
Succeeded byLee Brown
Personal details
Born (1952-02-08) February 8, 1952 (age 67)
Political partyRepublican
EducationMichigan State University (BA)
University of Toronto (MA)

John P. Walters (born February 8, 1952) is an American politician. He is a former Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). He held that position from December 7, 2001 to January 20, 2009.[1]

During the Reagan Administration, he served as Assistant to the Secretary at the U.S. Department of Education. He was also the Secretary's representative to the National Drug Policy Board and the Domestic Policy Council's Health Policy Working Group.

In January 2009, Walters became the Executive Vice President of the Hudson Institute.

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