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Trump invokes Defense Production Act to keep meat processing plants open amid coronavirus crisis

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to keep meat processing plants open amid coronavirus crisis

The executive order also applies to plants that have already closed, which will have to re-open with healthy workers. Read full article: Trump invokes Defense Production Act to ...→

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to keep meat processing plants open amid coronavirus crisis

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to keep meat processing plants open amid coronavirus crisis

The executive order also applies to plants that have already closed, which will have to re-open with healthy workers. Read full article: Trump invokes Defense Production Act to ...→

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

U.S. meat supplies are dwindling due to coronavirus-related production shutdowns. As a result, some stores like Costco and restaurants like Wendy’s are limitin [...] Read full article: Production shutdowns shrink meat supplie...→

Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Control Act amid Gallup, New Mexic

Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Control Act amid Gallup, New Mexic

Invoking provisions of the state Riot Control Act, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered residents of Gallup to remain home except for emergencies and [...] Read full article: Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Cont...→

Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trump takes first steps to prepare

Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trump takes first steps to prepare

President Donald Trump is still all-in on getting reelected, but he's also set to take the first steps to formally prepare someone else to take over if he lose [...] Read full article: Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trum...→

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

After a family member says an employee died after contracting COVID-19, a Dallas meat processing plant says it has temporarily stopped production so that all e [...] Read full article: Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Re...→

What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to Slow in Processing — And What Could Be in Short Supply

What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to Slow in Processing — And What Could Be in Short Supply

With nearly a third less meat products being processed and packed at plants, there’s a decent chance shelves could look empty like they did at the beginning of [...] Read full article: What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to...→

Trump to order meat processing plants to stay open amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump to order meat processing plants to stay open amid coronavirus pandemic

"We're going to sign an executive order today I believe and that will solve any liability problems," Trump said Tuesday. Read full article: Trump to order meat processing plants to...→

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

Stocks of pork products will be low throughout May, with slaughterhouses shutting down because of workers contacting the coronavirus. Read full article: U.S. pork production devastated with mea...→

Another Smithfield meat-processing plant shuts down over coronavirus concerns

Another Smithfield meat-processing plant shuts down over coronavirus concerns

"Smithfield is taking this action out of an abundance of caution for its employees in St. Charles amid the COVID-19 pandemic," the company said in a statement [...] Read full article: Another Smithfield meat-processing plant...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

And industry experts expect prices to keep rising in the coming weeks, as meat processing plants across the US are forced to close or cut production due to the [...] Read full article: Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive ...→

Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading with the Enemy Act to Block Corporate Business with China

Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading with the Enemy Act to Block Corporate Business with China

Donald Trump should use the Trading With The Enemy Act to block U.S.-based corporations from doing business with China, said Gordon Chang. Read full article: Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading w...→

Governor invokes Riot Control Act, blocks roads as infections soar in N.M. city

Governor invokes Riot Control Act, blocks roads as infections soar in N.M. city

Invoking provisions of the state Riot Control Act, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered residents of Gallup to remain home except for emergencies and [...] Read full article: Governor invokes Riot Control Act, block...→

The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves to Prevent a Meat Shortage, Explained

The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves to Prevent a Meat Shortage, Explained

Contrary to misunderstandings, the actions fall short of ordering meatpacking facilities to reopen despite Covid-19 outbreaks among workers. Read full article: The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves t...→

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants:

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants: "We need to make sure it can open safely"

Sioux Falls is home to a large Smithfield Foods pork processing plant where more than 800 employees have been infected by the coronavirus. Read full article: Republican mayor in South Dakota questio...→

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is visiting Worthington, home of the JBS meat processing plant, a day after President Donald Trump ordered all meat plants stay open. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Wort...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat [...]

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump said he will take...→

Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire act on reopening

Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire act on reopening

Unemployed Americans will lose a federal safety net long before the economy fully recovers — potentially creating a messy Election Day for the GOP. Read full article: Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire ac...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Big meatpacking companies that have struggled to keep plants running during the coronavirus crisis said Wednesday that they welcomed President Donald Trump’s e [...] Read full article: Trump’s meat processing order debated; c...→

Trump's meat processing mandate leaves worker safety unclear

Trump's meat processing mandate leaves worker safety unclear

Pork producer Smithfield Foods says it's evaluating next steps to open plants shut down by outbreaks of COVID-19. Read full article: Trump's meat processing mandate leaves w...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Home Enforcement, Meat Processing

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Home Enforcement, Meat Processing

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Wit [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Ho...→

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Minnesota health commissioner Jan Malcolm calls the president’s decision problematic to keep meat processing plants open. Read full article: Health Officials Concerned With Trump's ...→

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to force meat plants to stay open during coronavirus outbreak

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to force meat plants to stay open during coronavirus outbreak

The executive order designates meat-processing plants as critical infrastructure that must maintain operations during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump invokes Defense Production Act to ...→

Trump to invoke Defense Production Act to keep meat-processing plants open amid fears of supply shortage

Trump to invoke Defense Production Act to keep meat-processing plants open amid fears of supply shortage

President Trump plans to sign an executive order to ensure meat processing plants stay open during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump to invoke Defense Production Act t...→

Meat processing plants across the US are closing due to the pandemic. Will consumers feel the impact?

Meat processing plants across the US are closing due to the pandemic. Will consumers feel the impact?

(CNN) — Concerns about the US food chain supply made their way into the mainstream this week, as more meat processing and packaging plants suspend operations t [...] Read full article: Meat processing plants across the US are...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

And industry experts expect prices to keep rising in the coming weeks, as meat processing plants across the US are forced to close or cut production due to the [...] Read full article: Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive ...→

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

U.S. meat supplies are dwindling due to coronavirus-related production shutdowns. As a result, some stores like Costco and restaurants like Wendy’s are limitin [...] Read full article: Production shutdowns shrink meat supplie...→

Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Control Act amid Gallup, New Mexic

Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Control Act amid Gallup, New Mexic

Invoking provisions of the state Riot Control Act, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered residents of Gallup to remain home except for emergencies and [...] Read full article: Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Cont...→

The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves to Prevent a Meat Shortage, Explained

The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves to Prevent a Meat Shortage, Explained

Contrary to misunderstandings, the actions fall short of ordering meatpacking facilities to reopen despite Covid-19 outbreaks among workers. Read full article: The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves t...→

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

After a family member says an employee died after contracting COVID-19, a Dallas meat processing plant says it has temporarily stopped production so that all e [...] Read full article: Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Re...→

Trump's meat processing mandate leaves worker safety unclear

Trump's meat processing mandate leaves worker safety unclear

Pork producer Smithfield Foods says it's evaluating next steps to open plants shut down by outbreaks of COVID-19. Read full article: Trump's meat processing mandate leaves w...→

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is visiting Worthington, home of the JBS meat processing plant, a day after President Donald Trump ordered all meat plants stay open. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Wort...→

What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to Slow in Processing — And What Could Be in Short Supply

What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to Slow in Processing — And What Could Be in Short Supply

With nearly a third less meat products being processed and packed at plants, there’s a decent chance shelves could look empty like they did at the beginning of [...] Read full article: What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to...→

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Minnesota health commissioner Jan Malcolm calls the president’s decision problematic to keep meat processing plants open. Read full article: Health Officials Concerned With Trump's ...→

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat [...]

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump said he will take...→

Trump to order meat processing plants to stay open amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump to order meat processing plants to stay open amid coronavirus pandemic

"We're going to sign an executive order today I believe and that will solve any liability problems," Trump said Tuesday. Read full article: Trump to order meat processing plants to...→

Trump to invoke Defense Production Act to keep meat-processing plants open amid fears of supply shortage

Trump to invoke Defense Production Act to keep meat-processing plants open amid fears of supply shortage

President Trump plans to sign an executive order to ensure meat processing plants stay open during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump to invoke Defense Production Act t...→

Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire act on reopening

Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire act on reopening

Unemployed Americans will lose a federal safety net long before the economy fully recovers — potentially creating a messy Election Day for the GOP. Read full article: Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire ac...→

Another Smithfield meat-processing plant shuts down over coronavirus concerns

Another Smithfield meat-processing plant shuts down over coronavirus concerns

"Smithfield is taking this action out of an abundance of caution for its employees in St. Charles amid the COVID-19 pandemic," the company said in a statement [...] Read full article: Another Smithfield meat-processing plant...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading with the Enemy Act to Block Corporate Business with China

Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading with the Enemy Act to Block Corporate Business with China

Donald Trump should use the Trading With The Enemy Act to block U.S.-based corporations from doing business with China, said Gordon Chang. Read full article: Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading w...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

Governor invokes Riot Control Act, blocks roads as infections soar in N.M. city

Governor invokes Riot Control Act, blocks roads as infections soar in N.M. city

Invoking provisions of the state Riot Control Act, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered residents of Gallup to remain home except for emergencies and [...] Read full article: Governor invokes Riot Control Act, block...→

Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trump takes first steps to prepare

Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trump takes first steps to prepare

President Donald Trump is still all-in on getting reelected, but he's also set to take the first steps to formally prepare someone else to take over if he lose [...] Read full article: Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trum...→

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Big meatpacking companies that have struggled to keep plants running during the coronavirus crisis said Wednesday that they welcomed President Donald Trump’s e [...] Read full article: Trump’s meat processing order debated; c...→

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants:

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants: "We need to make sure it can open safely"

Sioux Falls is home to a large Smithfield Foods pork processing plant where more than 800 employees have been infected by the coronavirus. Read full article: Republican mayor in South Dakota questio...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Home Enforcement, Meat Processing

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Home Enforcement, Meat Processing

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Wit [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Ho...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to force meat plants to stay open during coronavirus outbreak

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to force meat plants to stay open during coronavirus outbreak

The executive order designates meat-processing plants as critical infrastructure that must maintain operations during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump invokes Defense Production Act to ...→

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

Stocks of pork products will be low throughout May, with slaughterhouses shutting down because of workers contacting the coronavirus. Read full article: U.S. pork production devastated with mea...→

Meat processing plants across the US are closing due to the pandemic. Will consumers feel the impact?

Meat processing plants across the US are closing due to the pandemic. Will consumers feel the impact?

(CNN) — Concerns about the US food chain supply made their way into the mainstream this week, as more meat processing and packaging plants suspend operations t [...] Read full article: Meat processing plants across the US are...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

And industry experts expect prices to keep rising in the coming weeks, as meat processing plants across the US are forced to close or cut production due to the [...] Read full article: Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive ...→

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

U.S. meat supplies are dwindling due to coronavirus-related production shutdowns. As a result, some stores like Costco and restaurants like Wendy’s are limitin [...] Read full article: Production shutdowns shrink meat supplie...→

Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading with the Enemy Act to Block Corporate Business with China

Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading with the Enemy Act to Block Corporate Business with China

Donald Trump should use the Trading With The Enemy Act to block U.S.-based corporations from doing business with China, said Gordon Chang. Read full article: Gordon Chang: Trump Should Use Trading w...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Control Act amid Gallup, New Mexic

Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Control Act amid Gallup, New Mexic

Invoking provisions of the state Riot Control Act, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered residents of Gallup to remain home except for emergencies and [...] Read full article: Michelle Lujan Grisham invokes Riot Cont...→

Governor invokes Riot Control Act, blocks roads as infections soar in N.M. city

Governor invokes Riot Control Act, blocks roads as infections soar in N.M. city

Invoking provisions of the state Riot Control Act, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered residents of Gallup to remain home except for emergencies and [...] Read full article: Governor invokes Riot Control Act, block...→

Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trump takes first steps to prepare

Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trump takes first steps to prepare

President Donald Trump is still all-in on getting reelected, but he's also set to take the first steps to formally prepare someone else to take over if he lose [...] Read full article: Presidential Transition Act: Donald Trum...→

The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves to Prevent a Meat Shortage, Explained

The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves to Prevent a Meat Shortage, Explained

Contrary to misunderstandings, the actions fall short of ordering meatpacking facilities to reopen despite Covid-19 outbreaks among workers. Read full article: The Trump Administration’s Legal Moves t...→

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Big meatpacking companies that have struggled to keep plants running during the coronavirus crisis said Wednesday that they welcomed President Donald Trump’s e [...] Read full article: Trump’s meat processing order debated; c...→

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

After a family member says an employee died after contracting COVID-19, a Dallas meat processing plant says it has temporarily stopped production so that all e [...] Read full article: Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Re...→

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants:

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants: "We need to make sure it can open safely"

Sioux Falls is home to a large Smithfield Foods pork processing plant where more than 800 employees have been infected by the coronavirus. Read full article: Republican mayor in South Dakota questio...→

Trump's meat processing mandate leaves worker safety unclear

Trump's meat processing mandate leaves worker safety unclear

Pork producer Smithfield Foods says it's evaluating next steps to open plants shut down by outbreaks of COVID-19. Read full article: Trump's meat processing mandate leaves w...→

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is visiting Worthington, home of the JBS meat processing plant, a day after President Donald Trump ordered all meat plants stay open. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Wort...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Home Enforcement, Meat Processing

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Home Enforcement, Meat Processing

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Wit [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Stay-at-Ho...→

What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to Slow in Processing — And What Could Be in Short Supply

What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to Slow in Processing — And What Could Be in Short Supply

With nearly a third less meat products being processed and packed at plants, there’s a decent chance shelves could look empty like they did at the beginning of [...] Read full article: What Meat Shelves Could Look Like Due to...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Health Officials Concerned With Trump's Executive Order To Keep Meat Processing Plants Open

Minnesota health commissioner Jan Malcolm calls the president’s decision problematic to keep meat processing plants open. Read full article: Health Officials Concerned With Trump's ...→

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat [...]

President Donald Trump said he will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump said he will take...→

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to force meat plants to stay open during coronavirus outbreak

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to force meat plants to stay open during coronavirus outbreak

The executive order designates meat-processing plants as critical infrastructure that must maintain operations during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump invokes Defense Production Act to ...→

Trump to order meat processing plants to stay open amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump to order meat processing plants to stay open amid coronavirus pandemic

"We're going to sign an executive order today I believe and that will solve any liability problems," Trump said Tuesday. Read full article: Trump to order meat processing plants to...→

Trump to invoke Defense Production Act to keep meat-processing plants open amid fears of supply shortage

Trump to invoke Defense Production Act to keep meat-processing plants open amid fears of supply shortage

President Trump plans to sign an executive order to ensure meat processing plants stay open during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump to invoke Defense Production Act t...→

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

Stocks of pork products will be low throughout May, with slaughterhouses shutting down because of workers contacting the coronavirus. Read full article: U.S. pork production devastated with mea...→

Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire act on reopening

Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire act on reopening

Unemployed Americans will lose a federal safety net long before the economy fully recovers — potentially creating a messy Election Day for the GOP. Read full article: Trump and the GOP attempt a high-wire ac...→

Meat processing plants across the US are closing due to the pandemic. Will consumers feel the impact?

Meat processing plants across the US are closing due to the pandemic. Will consumers feel the impact?

(CNN) — Concerns about the US food chain supply made their way into the mainstream this week, as more meat processing and packaging plants suspend operations t [...] Read full article: Meat processing plants across the US are...→

Another Smithfield meat-processing plant shuts down over coronavirus concerns

Another Smithfield meat-processing plant shuts down over coronavirus concerns

"Smithfield is taking this action out of an abundance of caution for its employees in St. Charles amid the COVID-19 pandemic," the company said in a statement [...] Read full article: Another Smithfield meat-processing plant...→