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Another Obama Broken Campaign Promise: Funding Needle Exchanges

“Buried on page 795 of President Obama’s budget, released last Thursday, is a paragraph banning the federal funding of needle-exchange programs for drug addicts — an apparent about-face on his campaign promise to overturn that longstanding ban. To the further consternation of AIDS and addiction activists, a statement of support for needle exchange was recently removed from the White House website.” Surely it’s just one of those “periodic changes” that happens to, right? [Time]