2. The term ''War on Drugs'' was first used by (REPUBLICAN) President Richard Nixon in 1971
Someone tell Sean Spicer that Nixon must have been unpatriotic for using the word 'war' when referring to something that's not a real 'war'.
And President Obama is VERY patriotic
... The term "War on Drugs" was first used by President Richard Nixon in 1971.
On May 13, 2009, Gil Kerlikowske, the current Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), signaled that although it did not plan to significantly alter drug enforcement policy, the Obama administration would not use the term "War on Drugs," as he claims it is "counter-productive" ...
* * * "I AM NOT OPPOSED TO ALL WARS. I'M OPPOSED TO DUMB WARS." - Obama 2008 * * *