CFS calls on the Trump Administration to make food safety an essential service
WASHINGTON —Today is the deadline for government funding approval. As government agencies brace for a shutdown, Congress holds food safety in their hands.
Ninth Circuit Rules Audio, Visual Recording of Factory Farms is Protected by First Amendment
SAN FRANCISCO– Today the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit became the first federal appellate court to strike down provisi.
WASHINGTON, DC —Today, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) formally proposed withdrawing a set of rules finalized at the end of the Obama administration that establish stronger, more enforceable animal welfare requirements for certifi.
Dourson spent much of his career helping companies fight restrictions on their toxic products
WASHINGTON –Center for Food Safety heralded reports that Michael Dourson, President Trump’s controversial nominee to lead the U.
LOS ANGELES —Conservation and health-safety groups today filed suit in federal court challenging the Trump administration’s approval of an enormous groundwater-mining and pipeline project in Southern California.
Legislation Would Prohibit Enforcement Actions When Pesticide Exposure Kills Endangered Wildlife
WASHINGTON —The pesticide industry is pushing legislation on Capitol Hill that would dismantle Endangered Species Act requirements to min.
NEW YORK – Last week, Earthjustice, representing Waterkeeper Alliance, The Humane Society of the United States, Sierra Club, Center for Food Safety, and Environmental Integrity Project, filed their opposition to the U.S.
Water Safeguards Designed to Keep Produce Free of Fecal Contamination
WASHINGTON, DC —A Trump administration proposal to delay enforcement of rules aimed at keeping produce free from fecal contamination is coming under fire yester.
Monsanto Abandons Science in Favor of “Alternative Facts” to Press its Case
The Arkansas Plant Board voted yesterday to partially ban the use of the herbicide dicamba that has drifted rampantly to injure millions of acres o.
Global health body says food animal industry must stop using antibiotics for growth promotion
WASHINGTON, DC —Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) came out strongly against misuse of medically important antibiotics in food anima.
USDA decision to rescind proposed new rules puts corporate profit over public welfare
WASHINGTON, DC—The Trump Administration announced yesterday that they will withdraw and reevaluate new rules proposed under the Obama Administratio.
After months of opposition organizations, farmers, and advocates claim victory
Today, former Trump campaign aide and radio talk show host Sam Clovis withdrew from consideration for Chief Scientist at USDA, after months of opposition and public.
Sam Clovis reportedly encouraged Papadopoulos to set up meetings with Russians
WASHINGTON (October 31, 2017)— In yet another attack on science, President Trump has nominated Sam Clovis — a radio talk show host with no scien.
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