The president’s budget will most likely be altered heavily before it’s passed, and it could see major changes to the ONDCP funding. Withstanding any unforeseen objections, the unnamed White House sources cited by CNN say that Carroll is expected to take over the drug czar role as soon as this Friday. As for what the agency will actually be able to achieve if their budget is decimated next year, only time will tell.
Trump Announces Drug Czar Nominee Then Proposes Sweeping Cuts to Drug Policy Office – News
Drug Policy Alliance said in a press release. “HIDTA should be eliminated, not moved, or at a minimum reformed to ensure the program focuses on high-level traffickers. “