Make Our Food Safe

Editorial: "Senate should quit stalling on food-safety legislation"

Chicago Sun-Times |

"It has been more than a century since The Jungle, Upton Sinclair's stomach-turning expose on unsanitary conditions in Chicago's meatpacking industry, sparked an uproar that helped lead to the creation of the Food and Drug Administration.

 We've come a long way since then, but a recent string of foodborne illness outbreaks, including this summer's massive recall of salmonella-tainted eggs, is proof that there are still too many holes in the system tasked with keeping our food supply safe..."

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