CBS Evening News for Monday, May 16, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Susan Spencer) Surgeon General C. Everett Koop reported announcing that nicotine addictive. [KOOP - compares addiction to heroin or cocaine.] Koop's report illustration and discussed. [KOOP - comments on war on drugs.] [Action on Smoking and Health spokesperson John BANZHAF - comments on tobacco industry's argument that smokers smoke because of their free will.] [National Institute on Drug Abuse spokesperson Jack HENNINGFIELD - comments on significance of report] Public service advertising aimed at teens shown. [Dr./Senator Michael SYNAR - says must fight for children.] Tobacco industry spokesperson quoted. Koop quoted.
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