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November 30, 2012
Instead of looking forward to sharing holiday meals with my family in the upcoming weeks, I’ve spent much of my time worrying about the safety of the food families like mine will be eating at their gatherings. Because of a new and very flawed poultry inspection rule that the USDA hopes to implement in a few short weeks, I’m afraid our turkey and chicken will no longer be safe for our children and grandchildren. The plan I am referring to is a new model for inspecting poultry, which speeds up processing lines and hands many government inspectors’ duties over to plant workers. Having worked in...