Under Secretary for Food Safety

Career service appointments in the federal government must go on even if the U.S. Senate has become a black hole for political appointments.

At the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)–second only to the Food


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The White House announced yesterday that President Obama intends to nominate Dr. Elisabeth Hagen as the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Under Secretary for Food Safety, a post charged with overseeing the safety of meat,


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USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service remains leaderless

U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) responded to the Christmas Eve tenderized steak recall by calling out the Obama Administration for failing to nominate an undersecretary for food


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