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on July 6, 2017

House Democrats: Don’t speed up poultry plant lines

Connecticut’s Rosa DeLauro leads group of House members in writing to agriculture secretary to keep line speeds the same

The U.S. Department of Agriculture should not propose a rule that would increase line speeds at poultry plants in the United States, a group of House Democrats said in a letter to U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue.

The effort was led by Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Connecticut, who believes…

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