A call to dismiss Leonhart came after a tenure of scandals and incompetence at the DEA
I encourage the president to use this as an opportunity to fill this important role with someone who understands the outdated federal approach to marijuana isn't working,” said Representative Earl Blumenauer, Democrat of Oregon. He added: “The American public has moved on. Most now feel marijuana should be legalized.”
Michele Marie Leonhart An American career law enforcement officer and the Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration. Since the resignation of Administrator Karen P. Tandy in the fall of 2007, Leonhart also served as Acting Administrator of the DEA. On February 2, 2010, President Barack Obama nominated Leonhart for the position.
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