Food Safety Issues

Erik Olson talked about food safety issues, as cases of E. coli continue to spread, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic… read more

Erik Olson talked about food safety issues, as cases of E. coli continue to spread, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. In July 2009 the House approved legislation, the Food Safety Enhancement Act, which would give the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) greater control over recalls, put greater responsibility on the producers of food, and require more frequent inspections.

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Libby Casey Correspondent Alaska Public Radio
  • Erik D. Olson Director Pew Charitable Trusts->Food and Consumer Product Safety Programs

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 5, 2009

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  • Sep 05, 2009 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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