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OMB warns FY 2014 funding bill could lead to meat inspector furloughs

The Obama administration is threatening to veto the FY 2014 FDA-USDA spending bill (HR 2410), approved last week by the House Appropriations Committee (see FCN June 21, 2013, Page 20), warning that the funding shortfall for USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) could mean disruptive furloughs for frontline inspectors.



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