Senators, Reid, Durbin and Harkin have all promised to move this bill (Reid with a direct call to Linda Rivera), but Wall Street financial reform has moved in front over the last week.
Come on! The time has come to pass S 510. Yes, the bill is not perfect. Yes, it has some amendments, like banning BPA, that might well be dealt with separately, And, small farmers – those that sell farm products direct to individual consumers and not to be resold or mass produced – should have limited oversight by the FDA. However, the goal here is to create a safe and sustainable food supply so we do not have more Linda Riveras:
It is time to pass S. 510!