Post Profile

Self-regulation for poultry slaughterhouses? You've got to be kidding me! Only, you're not ...

In further evidence that the Obama Administration is still firmly committed to the basic neoliberal outlook of deregulation and of the function of government being to pander to business interests, Mike Elk reports, Obama Administration Pushes to Privatize Poultry Inspection In These Times 04/06/2012:The USDA [US Department of Agriculture] wants to expand a pilot program that currently allows 20 chicken slaughterhouses and five turkey slaughter houses to employ their own meat inspectors instead of using independently funded federal government inspectors.
read more


Related Posts:

Obama’s Rule Reforms Panned By Business And GOP

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (4 years ago)

The Obama administration on Tuesday unveiled its first major effort at slashing government red tape, outlining hundreds of changes in the fine print of government regulations that potentially could save businesses and consumers bill... Read Post

Regulation and meat and stuff

US Politics / Liberal : The Blue Voice (3 years ago)

Mike Elk 04/06/2012: Obama Administration Pushes to Privatize Poultry Inspection In These TimesCarolyn Lochhead 04/24/2012: Mad cow disease discovered in California dairy cow San Francisco ChronicleMaybe independent government regul... Read Post

Republicans Use New Poll, Steve Jobs Biography To Hammer Obama On Regulations

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

Pushing back on the Obama administration's claim that there is no evidence that regulatory uncertainty is slowing job growth, House Republicans are using the new Steve Jobs biography and new polling data to criticize the administrat... Read Post


Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC