Make Our Food Safe
12/08/2009

Now is the time to pass food safety legislation

Daily Kos | makeourfoodsafe

"Legislation that will improve the nation's food safety is poised for a vote in the Senate, but it is up to Majority Leader Harry Reid (NV) to bring it to the floor for a vote.

More than three years ago, my daughter Rylee ate a spinach salad contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. She spent one month in the hospital, required dialysis, as well as several blood transfusions, and spent an additional two months at home recovering.  As a mother and a consumer, I want to make sure the food I'm buying is safe, and that I'm protecting my family from unseen, preventable risks..."

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