President Bush Speaks on Asbestos Lawsuits
Today President Bush spoke out against asbestos lawsuits as a drain on companies that provide jobs. There is a proposal to set up a fund to provide a nationwide pool to pay the victims of asbestos caused mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a form of cancer that is associated with the lining of the resporiatory system that is caused by asbestos. Hence the reason for the asbestos lawsuits.