Localities try to block federal hands from tobacco money

Meisler, Daniel
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/05/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30634, p7
Trade Publication
Focuses on efforts by seven major state and local government groups in the United States to restate their opposition to federal recoupment of any part of the settlement between the states and tobacco companies. Health care advocates' study showing that only a few states have committed significant amounts of the settlement to anti-tobacco programs; Proposed amendment to an emergency appropriation bill.


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