Obama’s Drug Treatment Record

Andrew Sullivan —  Mar 28 2012 @ 7:33am

A couple weeks ago, John McWhorter chewed out the president for continuing the War On Drugs and for alledgedly slashing drug treatment. Keith Humphreys sticks up for Obama on the second count:

In reality, the Affordable Care Act is the largest expansion of treatment for addicted people in at least 40 years, and perhaps in the history of the United States. These changes are augmented by new parity regulations for the insurance industry which require a increased investment of private dollars in addiction treatment.