Topic: Matthew Myers
Warning labels unveiled by the FDA would be the first change to cigarette pack warnings in 25 years. Nine graphic images were chosen using consumer surveys that involved 18,000 people.
Marketing tobacco products to kids and teens will be restricted under new FDA rules to be published Friday.
Anti-smoking advocates are trying to use Obama’s cigarette struggles as an opportunity to send a message to Americans about quitting.
Under legislation passed by the Senate Thursday, the FDA is likely to require warnings on the packs that take up much more space.