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ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 20, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Sheilah Kast) Criticism by Health and Human Services Secretary Louis Sullivan of tobacco companies that target women and minorities with ads featured. [SULLIVAN - says it is morally wrong to promote product that causes death.] R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company's promotion of "Uptown" cigarettes targeted to blacks recalled. [SULLIVAN - calls it corporate irresponsibility.] [Tobacco Institute Charles WHITLEY - says companies are fighting for market shares.] Senator Edward Kennedy noted sponsoring bill to regulate cigarette ads and package warnings.

Jennings, Peter;
Kast, Sheilah

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