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The National Association of Federal Veterinarians issued a press release Tuesday in which it claimed an Aug. 17 New York Times article, with the headline Shipping Continued After Computer Inspection System Failed at Meat Plants ( ), painted “a misleading picture” of the actions taken by FSIS to keep the nation’s food safe amid the IT failure. The article “made it seem as though inspections for the nation’s meat, poultry, and egg products did not occur on those days,” but this was not true, the federation says.


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