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FDA / Contaminated Produce / Proposals #372619

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 02, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Scott Pelley) New White House proposals to reduce the health threat from contaminated produce by giving the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) more power to ban food from countries whose safety precautions do not meet American standards outlined. [President CLINTON - makes the announcement.] The recent bacteria and viral infections spread by contaminated fruits and vegetables reviewed. [Health and Human Services Secretary Donna SHALALA, expert Caroline Smith DeWAAL - talk about the president's proposals.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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