Posted: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 12:00 am
WASHINGTON — Capitol Hill lawmakers, including Nebraska's two U.S. senators, are continuing their efforts to head off planned furloughs of food safety inspectors.
Because the law requires those inspectors to be present when meat and poultry facilities are operating, plants would have to shut down when inspectors are pulled out for a furlough day.
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013 12:00 am.