Is the United States ready to end the War on Drugs at last? White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, Gil Kerlikowske said, “The Obama administration is likely to deal with drugs as a matter of public health rather than criminal justice alone, with treatment’s role growing relative to incarceration”. As Lt.Carver said in the first season of The Wire, the war on drugs is not a war. Because wars end. It looks like this one just might.