"Finally, there’s a bill on food regulation that we can sink our teeth into — safely.
(That is if a post-Thanksgiving moment of bipartisan clarity is strong enough to last until Christmas.)
On Nov. 30, the U.S. Senate agreed to a much-needed overhaul of food safety regulations. The House passed a similar measure in 2009. And until mid-week, it looked hopeful that a reconciled bill would land on President Obama’s desk for a signature by the end of the year..."