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Medicine: Health Care Reform / Tobacco Tax #592687

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 08, 1993
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Cochran) The need for health care reform featured; statistics on Americans without health insurance cited. [Single parent Steve CREER - worries about having no health insurance.] [Families United States of America Ron POLLACK - comments on reform under President Clinton and Hillary Clinton.] [Linda FISHER - calls insurance a scam.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Smithfield, North Carolina: Kenley Jones) The impact a tobacco tax increase would have on farmers and on related industries examined; details given of the grassroots opposition organized by grower David Stevenson; scenes shown from tobacco farms in Smithfield, North Carolina. [Tobacco FARMER, STEVENSON, North Carolina Tobacco Stabilization Corporation Fred BOND, growers Tommy STANCIL, Wilton McKENZIE - comment.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John;
Jones, Kenley

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