William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III, August 19, 1946) is an American politician who served from 1993 to 2001 as the 42nd President of the United States. Inaugurated at age 46, he was the third-youngest president. He took office at the end of the Cold War, and was the first president from the baby boomer generation. Clinton has been described as a New Democrat. Many of his policies have been attributed to a centrist Third Way philosophy of governance. Before becoming president, he was the Governor of Arkansas for five two-year terms, serving from 1979 to 1981 and from 1983 to 1992. He was also the state's Attorney General from 1977 to 1979.
- In 1992, he admitted: "When I was in England, I experimented with marijuana a time or two, and I didn’t like it and didn’t inhale and never tried it again."
- "Top 50 Most Influential Marijuana Users" (2012) by Marijuana Policy Project
- "Top 50 Most Influential Marijuana Users" (2013) by Marijuana Policy Project
- Clinton: I Never Denied Smoking Pot by Eliana Dockterman (December 3, 2013), Time
- President Bill Clinton Has Had a Change of Heart on Medical Marijuana by Daniel Altman (July 3, 2014), Drug Policy Alliance
- Bill Clinton Apologizes for Mess of the U.S. Drug War by Mike Adams (February 20, 2015), High Times
- 10 politicians puffing about pot by MJ Lee (March 19, 2012), Politico
- 11 US Presidents Who Smoked Marijuana by Russ Belville (February 17, 2014), High Times. Retrieved July 17, 2014.