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Tobacco Deal: Facing Congress

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Tobacco Deal: Facing Congress

Tobacco Deal: Facing Congress

Tobacco Deal: Facing Congress

Only Available in Archive Formats.

— NPR's Elizabeth Arnold reports that debate over the tobacco settlement awaits Congress when legislators return from vacation. The deal is complex enough that at least six committees claim they should be in charge. Congress and the Administration hold such a variety of positions that working out a legislative solution may take at least a year.