Tobacco Lobbying

— NPR's Peter Overby reports on the lobbying campaign that helped defeat the McCain bill. The effort was funded, primarily, by tobacco companies, and its message targeted the heartland.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.