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This list is from the publication "Government Control Of Meat-Packing Industry - Hearings Before The Committee On Interstate And Foreign Commerce Of The House Of Representatives, Sixty-Fifth Congress, January Their may be some misspellings in the list due to the translation of the original text into a Word document. In between the two votes, a major merger took place that made the meat industry even more powerful on Capitol Hill. Tyson Foods, the giant poultry company, bought IBP, the No. 1 meat processor, forming a Goliath in market share and political power. Meat Inspection Act of , U.S. legislation, signed by Pres. Theodore Roosevelt on J , that prohibited the sale of adulterated or misbranded livestock and derived products as food and ensured that livestock were slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions. The Jungle is a novel by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair (–). Sinclair wrote the novel to portray the harsh conditions and exploited lives of immigrants in the United States in Chicago and similar industrialized cities. His primary purpose in describing the meat industry and its working conditions was to advance socialism in the United : Upton Sinclair.
a group of 10,, gathered in D.C. to support the Patman Bill which authorized the government to pay a bonus to the WW1 veterans that had not been properly compensated for their services; originally to be paid in in cash and life insurance, congressman Wright Patman thought soldiers should be paid immediately. Committee on Government Operations: Federal Response to AIDS: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session, August 1 and 2, (Washington: GPO, ) (page images at HathiTrust). wretched working conditions of Chicago's meat packing plants at the turn of the century-created an immense populist eruption in , and led directly to passage of federal meat inspection laws 3Cited by: 3. Government Control of Meat-Packing Industry. Hearings Before the Committee On Interstate And Foreign Commerce of the House of Representatives, 65th Congress, 3d Session, On H.R [dec. , , Jan. , , Feb. , ].