Texas Tech University

Senate holds confirmation hearing, but not for key food safety post

Dan Flynn

July 25, 2018

FOOD SAFETY NEWS - President Trump nominated Texas Tech University Professor Mindy Brasiers to fill that post...

The good news is that after Tuesday's joint hearing for Dan Michael Berkowitz, nominated for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and James E. Hubbard, nominated for USDA's Under Secretary for the Resources and Environment, Brashears should be next up. Both Berkovitz and Hubbard were nominated by the president in April. Brashears' presidential nomination came on May 10.

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