Date: Fri, Jun 8, 2001 2:24 AM
Subject: "Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Reports"
June 7, 2001
Office of the Secretary
To Whom this may concern,
I am writing in support of the FTC continuing to issue its periodic reports on how much the cigarette companies and smokeless tobacco companies spend each year to market and promote tobacco.
The reports could be improved by the following:
In Colorado something on the order of 33 percent of our youth are taking up smoking. These reports are helpful for anti-smoking, child-protection, and public health purposes.