CNN Evening News for Monday, May 18, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.
(Capitol Hill: Jeanne Meserve) The expected Congressional debate over a tobacco bill designed to reduce youth smoking examined; tenets of the Senate bill outlined on screen. [Senator John McCAIN - explains the status of the bill.] The multi-million dollar campaign by the tobacco industry to defeat the bill noted. [Tobacco industry spokesman Scott WILLIAMS - opposes the bill.] Statement by majority leader Senator Trent Lott on the chances for passing a Senate bill noted.
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