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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Senate subcommittee 's consideration of extending deadline for dropping federal cigarette tax examined. [Coalition on Smoking or Health spokesperson David NEUMEYER - compares death rates for airline disasters and smoking-related illnesses.] Anti-smoking lobby's argument outlined on screen. [University of WI spokesperson Ken. WARNER - claims lowering tax will result in higher death rate.] Tobacco industry's position explained. [Senator Wendell FORD - opposes government dictating morality.] [Senator John CHAFEE - responds.]
REPORTER: Susan Spencer
- Rather, Dan;
- Spencer, Susan
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