Make Our Food Safe
03/08/2011

"A food fight in the budget debate"

Time | Steven Gray

"One of the most overlooked rifts in Washington's budget debate is the escalating food fight. In the last two years, the U.S. has endured everything from salmonella-contaminated tomatoes to Chinese milk laced with melamine, a potentially lethal ingredient used to make plastic. House Republicans, in their sweep to enact billions in cuts to federal spending, are now looking to trim the fat at food safety agencies like the Food and Drug Administration, and the Department of Agriculture..."

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