Tobacco Industry Watch

Letters from Congress and Other Officials

Attorney General John Ashcroft Memo Regarding Federal Tobacco Lawsuit (Sept. 27, 2001)

Letter from Former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare Joseph A. Califano, Jr. calling on Judge Kessler to Hold Hearings to Determine Whether Judicial Process Was Compromised (June 13, 2005)

Letter from Members of Congress Opposing Weak Settlement (June 15, 2005)

Letter from Public Health Organizations to Attorney General Gonzales (June 17, 2005)

Letter from Members of Congress urging Attorney General Gonzales to prevent political interference in tobacco lawsuit (June 17, 2005)

Letter from Members of Congress calling on Justice Department to investigate whether government witness was pressured to weaken testimony (June 20, 2005)

Letter from U.S. Senators regarding whistleblower protections for Justice Department employees (June 20, 2005)

Letter to Attorney General Gonzales from New York City Corporation Counsel Michael A. Cardozo in support of fully-funded cessation remedy (June 21, 2005)

Letter from U.S. Senators requesting meeting with Attorney General Gonzales (June 24, 2005)

Health Groups' Letter to Justice Department Seeks Inclusion in Any Settlement Talks, Decisions (Oct. 18, 2005)

Letter from Congressman Waxman and Senator Durbin to Attorney General Regarding Justice Department Support for Tobacco Lawsuit (Oct.19, 2005)

Letter from U.S. Senators Urging Justice Department to Appeal Ruling that Limited Remedies (Sept. 20, 2006)

Letter from Public Health Groups Urging Justice Department to Appeal Remedies Portion of Final Judgment (Nov. 27, 2006)