The investigation continues into the source of E.coli contaminated spinach. We’ll hear several perspectives on this latest outbreak and new efforts to reduce the incidence of food borne illness.


  • Senator Richard Durbin U.S. Senator, Dem, Illinois, Minority Whip
  • Robert Brackett director, Center for Food Safety and Applied Sciences, Food and Drug Administration
  • David Gombas vice president for science and technical affairs, United Fresh Produce Association
  • William Schultz former Food and Drug Administration deputy commissioner, 1994 to 1998
  • Caroline Smith DeWaal director of food safety for the Center for Science in the Public Interest


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