I'm always concerned a bit about creative hypocrisy, because it's $49 billion of U.S. money on drugs that is acting as an engine drawing 60 percent of our own cocaine, marijuana, heroin coming through Mexico or adjoining Pacific or Caribbean waters.

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There's been a real reluctance to engage with a problem that affects a lot of American families and a lot of communities.

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These people are serious, they're scared, they've spent a huge amount of money. They're spending a higher per capita percentage basis of their budget on counter-drug activities than the United States is.

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