This Zoom session is from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EST: Combining Scholarship and Activism: An Intergenerational Exchange. Information about the session and registration is HERE. Bob Gottlieb and I will address how to combine food policy scholarship and activism in discussion with two much younger colleagues, Ivonne Quiroz and Lo Anderson.
Trump would dismantle the FDA’s food safety rules?
The plan would eliminate some programs he finds annoying, the FDA’s food safety regulations among them.
Fortunately, @nycsouthpaw did a screen capture and posted it on Twitter. Among other things, Trump would like to eliminate:
Food safety lawyer Bill Marler, who begs producers of unsafe food to “put me out of business” is getting his wish and notes how well the new food safety rules are working. He says Trump must love him: Killing the FDA is good for business:
How did “The Donald” know that my business has dropped over the last few years as the regulatory work of our governmental agencies have kicked into gear.
Who knew that food safety would be an issue in this year’s election, let alone Skittles.