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    Program ID - bo081104

    USDA For Sale?

    Corporate accountability doesn't usually refer to government agencies being accountable to corporate special interests.

    "USDA, Inc.: How Agribusiness Has Hijacked Regulatory Policy" examines the industry connections of key agency officials and the role of trade associations in influencing policy.

    Join host Jerry Kay, publisher of the Environmental News Network, as we explore the issue of industry manipulation of government policy.

    This Week's Guests:

    Phil Mattera — Corporate Research, Good Jobs First

    Patricia Lovera — Deputy Director, Public Citizen

    More information:

  • How Agribusiness has hijacked regulatory policy at the US Department of Agriculture
  • Public Citizen advocates creation of an agricultural and food distribution system that guarantees safe, wholesome food produced in a humane and sustainable manner.

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