Senator Express Concerns About Smithfield Foods Merger
By: John Ydstie
July 11, 2013
Smithfield CEO Larry Pope tried to reassure lawmakers that the sale of his Virginia based company will not mean a transfer of jobs to China or a reduction in food safety. He appeared before lawmakers on the Senate Agriculture Committee on Wednesday.
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