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The National Pork Producer’s Council and the American Farm Bureau Federation filed a preliminary brief in June 2022 with the U.S. Supreme Court detailing allegations describing Proposition 12’s negative impact on the country’s interstate pork market.
Steve King’s days as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives may be over, but his desire to prevent one state from regulating the way eggs, pork and other agricultural goods are produced elsewhere in the United States remains as strong as ever.
A member of the U.S. House of Representatives who once co-sponsored legislation that opposed California's Proposition 12 says there presently isn't much interest in farm animal confinement laws among his peers in Congress.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused thousands of North American meat and poultry plant workers to become ill, causing plants where the slaughter and processing of animals raised for food to either operate with a reduced workforce, or in some cases, suspend plant operations.