Nine days after Proposition 215 became California law a
closed whine-in at the White House Office of Drug Control
Policy 11-14-1996 to block it. (FOIA document Pat McCartney)
California Criminal Justice Attendees
Senior Deputy Attorney General John Gordnier
Tom Gade, Special Assistant to the AG
Bob Ellsberg, California Peace Officers Association
Brad Gates, Orange County Sheriff
Tom Gorman, California Narcotics Officers Association (No on
215 Campaign)
George Kennedy, California District Attorneys Association (Co-
chair Attorney General’s Implementation Taskforce)
Bill Stern, California Chiefs of Police Association
Jim Thomas, California Sheriff’s Association
Les Weidman, California Sheriffs Association
Neil Quinter, Senator Diane Feinstein’s office