POPSUGAR Food Food News Senate Passes Food Safety Measure to Enforce Safety Standards For Food Processors Will a Food Safety Bill Improve the USDA's Tainted Reputation? by Susannah Chen 12/20/10 7 Shares Like us on Facebook In response to a shocking number of recalls in the past couple of years, the current administration has taken a number of steps to reform food safety. The latest measure toward policy change: a Senate bill that passed over the weekend, giving the FDA authority to recall food, as well as access to internal records at farms and food production facilities. It's expected to be signed into law both by the House and President Obama. Do you feel confident that it'll change the staggering rate of foodborne illness in America, or are these measures simply boondoggle? Source: Getty Read More SenateFood NewsUsdaPoliticsFood SafetyGovernmentFDANews Food News Feeling Lazy in the Kitchen? This Instagram Account Will Inspire You to Cook Reasons Every Carb-Lover Should Follow Lena Dunham on Instagram 13 Sparkling Cocktails to Savor Before the Prosecco Shortage Hits The Food at Disneyland's 60th Anniversary Celebration Will Give You Serious FOMO Politics President Obama and Bill Clinton Had the Best Twitter Exchange Bill Clinton Gushes Over a Sweet Photo of His Adorable Granddaughter Hillary Clinton Through the Years 29 Hillary Clinton Goodies For the Most Dedicated Supporters Get inspired with our daily newsletter DIY Tech Food Vegetarian Love and Sex Home Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Reactions katialoves 3 years its the right direction, but its not nearly enough amber512 4 years I hope so, but I just don't know.