The food industry is jeopardizing U.S. public health by withholding information from food safety investigators or pressuring regulators to withdraw or alter policy designed to protect consumers, said a survey of government scientists and inspectors. Full story
Passing food safety reform legislation this year is a "priority" for the Senate, said a spokesman for Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, as Congress feels pressure from consumer groups to act following the latest recall to highlight weaknesses in the system. Full story
What are the top ten "riskiest" foods that could cause illness outbreaks? NBC's Chris Jansing talks to Caroline Smith Dewaal from the Center for Science in the Public interest about the foods and an available salmonella vaccine for chickens.