Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Gov. Takes to TV With Drug Message.(New Mexico)

Byline: Journal Staff Reports


SANTA FE Gov. Gary Johnson spelled out his message of drug law reform on a national television program taped Monday.

"Are we going to treat this problem as a medical problem, or are we going to continue to treat this problem as a let's arrest them and let's throw them in jail problem?" Johnson told journalist Ted Koppel of ABC's "Nightline."

Johnson's interview, filmed at a small television studio in the Capitol, was scheduled to air Monday night. …

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