NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 13, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Capitol: Joe Johns) Charges that the tobacco industry manipulates the nicotine level in cigarettes featured; list of tobacco additives released by the industry outlined on screen. [Representative Henry WAXMAN - challenges the industry's claims.] [Philip Morris Companies, Incorporated, Steven PARRISH - defends the ingredients.] Contradictory statements from tobacco industry spokesman Alexander Spears about nicotine quoted. [RJR Tobacco Company Robert SUBER - denies the manipulation of nicotine.] [Two SMOKERS - react.]
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