ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 21, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Pol. importance of tobacco industry noted; Mrs. Jesse Helms' ownership of tobacco fields mentioned. [Representative Marge ROUKEMA - notes hypocrisy of supporting tobacco subsidy.] Role of pols. in tobacco subsidies cited. [Representatives Bob SHAMANSKY, Joel PRITCHARD - debate issue.] Lobbying efforts of Agriculture Secretary John Block noted; final House vote reported.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson
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