Make Our Food Safe

"Reid threatens weekend session to pass food-safety bill"

The Hill | Alexander Bolton

"Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) warned colleagues Thursday the Senate would work over the weekend if Republicans delay passage of food-safety legislation.

 The Senate voted 74-25 Wednesday to move ahead with debate on the bill.

Opponents of the legislation, however, have so far declined to expedite the process for bringing the legislation to the floor, threatening to push it until the week after Thanksgiving..."

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