Make Our Food Safe
02/14/2011

"Dingell urges funding approval for food safety law"

Food Navigator - USA | Caroline Scott-Thomas

"Dingell, Dean of the House of Representatives and author of the bill, sent a letter to the House Committee on the Budget and the House Committee on Appropriations late last week, in which he said he had 'grave concerns about suggested efforts to withhold funding' for the law. The GOP budget proposal for the remainder of fiscal 2011 includes significant spending cuts to food regulatory agencies, including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Agriculture Department’s Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS)..."

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