15/10/2012 09:30 BST | Updated 15/10/2012 09:31 BST

Politicians Who Have Done Drugs: From Michael Bloomberg To Louise Mensch (PICTURES)

Some have denied it. Some have refused to comment.

But as the UK Drug Policy Commission (UKDPC) calls for a wholesale review of the government's approach to illicit substances, we thought it was time for a reminder of the politicians who admit dabbling with narcotics.

From Michael Bloomberg ("You bet I did. And I enjoyed it") to Oliver Letwin, click the slideshow below for a comprehensive run-down of politicians left and right.