80May 27, 1998
Tobacco and Teen Smoking
Representatives from congressional staff, the tobacco industry and an anti-tobacco advocacy group talked about tobacco and teen smoking. They discussed the problem of teen smoking and whether ...
7Apr 16, 1998
Participants briefed state legislators on the current state of the tobacco settlement. They analyzed the original settlement with the legislation currently pending in the U.S. Senate on several ...
14Apr 7, 1998
The Media and Public Health
Panelists discussed news media coverage of public health concerns. They examined issues such as what types of health stories the media carried and how they should report risks to the public, as ...
15Sep 17, 1997
Tobacco Settlement Review
After President Clinton’s announcement on needed revisions to the tobacco settlement, anti-tobacco leaders talked to reporters. They praised the president and stressed the goal of ...
12Aug 9, 1997
Effect of Tobacco Settlements on States
Panelists discussed the impact of the recent settlement between the tobacco companies and state attorneys general. They examined the pros and cons of the agreement, how it can be improved upon ...
32Jun 25, 1997
In their third meeting, committee members met to discuss the recent proposed settlement between the tobacco companies and attorneys general from most states. The members compared the major ...
48Jun 20, 1997
Attorneys general from a number of states announced a settlement reached today with the tobacco industry. The settlement will create a trust fund to pay for medical costs resulting from tobacco ...