C. Everett Koop at White House meeting with Vice-President Al Gore to discuss a settlement with the tobacco industry


Title:
C. Everett Koop at White House meeting with Vice-President Al Gore to discuss a settlement with the tobacco industry
Description:
As a representative of the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, Koop participated in discussions of a proposed settlement between the federal government and the tobacco industry to recover part of the health care costs of smoking, a settlement that collapsed in 1998 when Congress failed to enact its provisions.. With Koop at the the table (from left to right) are David Kesler, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, Secretary of Health and Human Services Donna Shalala, Vice-President Gore, and an unidentified White House aide.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
9 July 1997
Creator:
The White House
Right Type:
Public Domain
Profiles in Science ID:
QQBBYM
NLM ID:
101584930X403
Genre:
Photographic prints
Format:
Still Image
Location:
Folder: Scrapbook #103