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Resource ID: #23533
Subject: Food
Source: USA Today (McLean, Va.)
Date: 3/19; 6/29; 9/21; 11/19



This investigation delved into the safety of imported and domestically-produced food and deciciencies in federal oversight of food industry. Reporters found that the FDA inspects only 1% of the imported food it regulates. And during the previous five years, food imports hve risen 50%, btu the number of FDA food inspectors has dropped 20%. The investigation focused in particular of food impoted from China.

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