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Medicine: Smoking Costs / CDC Report #155206

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 07, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Barry Serafin) CDC (Centers for Disease Control) study findings on the medical costs linked to smoking featured. [CDC (Centers for Disease Control) director Dr. David SATCHER, Tobacco Industry Thomas LAURIA - compare statistics.] [Coalition on Smoking or Health Matthew MYERS - comments.] [Senator Frank LAUTENBERG - talks about a Senate bill to bill the tobacco industry to recover health care costs.] Two states, Mississippi and Florida, reported already suing tobacco companies for medical costs.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry
Duration:
00:02:00

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