Senator John McCain, Jeanne Shaheen Write Letter to USTR Supporting Repeal of USDA Catfish Program
SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Seafood News] - March 20, 2018
Senators John McCain and Jeanne Shaheen have written a letter to United States Trade Representative (USTR) ambassador Robert E. Lighthizer asking that he support repealing the USDA Catfish Inspection Program.
As previously reported, inspection of catfish products was switched from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) under the 2008 Farm Bill provision. Under the USDA, the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) began inspecting catfish in August 2017 ...
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