FDA To Regulate Tobacco

American VoicesPolitics ISSUE 45•24 Jun 11, 2009

The Senate passed a bill that would allow the Food and Drug Administration to regulate the sale of cigarettes and would prohibit the use of terms like "light" and "low tar" in packaging. What do you think?

  • “When one door closes another opens. Goodbye Marlboro Lights, hello Marlboro Primes."”

    Jake Ehrlich –
    Coating Machine Operator

  • “I smoke ultra-lights, so I guess this doesn't affect me."”

    Daniel Prager –
    Unemployed

  • “They can remove 'light' and 'low tar' from the labels, but as long as I choose the cigarette brand with the least rugged man in its advertising, I know I'm getting the equivalent."”

    Kathleen Shannon –
    Flying Instructor

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