Clinton proposes broader power to USDA and FDA

October 1997
FoodService Director;10/15/97, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p28
Trade Publication
States that the Clinton Administration in the United States has broaden the authority of the United States Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration. Why the government is expanding the departments authority; Information on other bills pending.


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