Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) is pressing the Food and Drug Administration for more information regarding the Listeria outbreak connected to prepackaged caramel apples that sickened 32 people in 11 states and contributed to the deaths of at least three. Klobuchar wrote to FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to ask that the
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) selected the Minnesota Department of Health and the University of Minnesota’s School of Public Health to create a regional center of excellence for food safety, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) announced Wednesday.

Minnesota’s Food Safety Center of Excellence — created as part of
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