Make Our Food Safe

Editorial: "Tougher food safety rules long overdue"

The Northwesterner |

"The House committee hearing last week on the summer's recall of 550 million eggs is exhibit A in the fight for tougher oversight by the Food and Drug Administration.

An executive from one of the two Iowa farms suspected to be behind the salmonella illnesses refused to testify; the other gave few answers.


That the massive salmonella threat stemmed from just two farms would be exhibit B ... "

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