Random Drug Testing in Schools

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America-s deputy drug tsar says random drug testing in high schools could put the city of Fresno -on the map.- Mayor Alan Autry is a long-time advocate of a program promoted by President Bush in his most recent State of the Union message, but so far adopted by only three schools in California. Though the President calls the testing a -silver bullet,- the State Senate has adopted legislation that would ban it, if the bill passes the Assembly and Governor Schwarzenegger signs it. Warren Olney gets both sides of a battle over youth culture and adult priorities, from Mayor Autry and a legislative advocate for the California Parent Teacher Association.
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President Bush's national drug-control strategy (Office of National Drug Control Policy)

Vasconcellos bill on drug and alcohol testing of pupils (SB 1386)

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Hoffman's article on fallout over lost discs at Los Alamos



Warren Olney


Frances Anderton