Key senator says he will push for more FDA food-safety money

The chairman of the Senate Appropriations subcommittee that oversees USDA and FDA will press for money for the FDA if there is an agreement by the White House and Congress to raise spending caps, said Agri-Pulse. The chairman, Kansas Republican Jerry Moran, said additional funding for implementing the Food Safety Modernization Act would be a… » Read More

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