John P. Walters
|5th Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy|
December 7, 2001 – January 20, 2009
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Barry McCaffrey|
|Succeeded by||Gil Kerlikowske|
January 20, 1993 – July 19, 1993
|Preceded by||Bob Martinez|
|Succeeded by||Lee Brown|
|Born||February 8, 1952|
|Education||Michigan 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.
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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- Office of National Drug Control Policy
- University of Michigan, Survey Research Center Monitoring the Future, 2004 Archived 2017-01-21 at the Wayback Machine
- Appearances on C-SPAN
- 6 September 1990 rare video of "National Public Radio's Morning Edition" at 01:40:06 of John P. Walters and opposing views by Arnold Trebach of the Drug Policy Foundation about the "War on Drugs."
- Information on the New Citizenship Project