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 Sign up for our daily newsletter > Follow us on Pinterest 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? Image Source: Getty Read More SenateFood NewsUsdaPoliticsFood SafetyGovernmentFDANews Food News Meatless Eaters, This Plant-Based Cheeseburger Will Sound Too Good to Be True Don't Ask Questions, Just Come Look at These Disney Princesses as Hot Dogs Here's How You Can Get Your Hands on Limited-Edition Pepsi Perfect 10 Cauliflower "Grains" For Lightened-Up Meals Politics See the Sweet Moment Barack Obama Crashed a Wedding in San Diego Why Are So Many Millennials Rallying Behind Bernie Sanders? We Asked Them to Find Out Hillary Clinton Offers Incredible Advice to Lost 20-Somethings Pope Francis Speaks at the White House Alongside President Obama POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get Inspired With Our Living Newsletter Personalize Tech Food DIY Love and Sex Home Vegetarian Sign up with facebook or 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 4 years its the right direction, but its not nearly enough amber512 4 years I hope so, but I just don't know.