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Emails Show the Meatpacking Industry Drafted an Executive Order to Keep Plants Open

This story was originally published by ProPublica. In late April, as Covid-19 raced through meatpacking plants sickening and killing workers, President Donald Trump issued a controversial executive order aimed at keeping the plants open to supply food to American consumers. It was a relief for the nation’s meatpackers who were being urged, or ordered, to suspend production […]