State Use of Tobacco Settlement Funds
The witnesses testified about the ways in which states are using the $147 billion derived from a 1998 settlement agreement…
Federal Judicial Nomination
Supporters of Judge Charles Pickering spoke to reporters about his nomination to the U.S. Fifth Circuit.
Senator McCain and others announced a compromise on tobacco legislation on which the Senate Commerce Committee would vote…
Tobacco Settlement and Medicaid Funds
Subcommittee members heard testimony from state attorneys general, governors and administration officials on the use of…