Lucas Statement on DOJ Investigation of Beef- Processing Industry

Cheyenne, OK – Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) released the following statement after reports surfaced that the U.S. Department of Justice has issued civil subpoenas to the titans of the beef-processing industry: JBS USA Holdings Inc., Tyson Foods Inc., Cargill Inc. and National Beef Packing Co.: “The reports of the Department of Justice’s continued investigation into the meatpacking industry is encouraging news for cattle ranchers across America. The coronavirus pandemic exposed the vulnerabilities of America’s food supply chain and accentuated the challenges beef producers face with a market that is controlled by the actions of a few, mostly foreign-based firms.” Lucas…

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Fun Times

FUN TIMES…Emmy Schmidt, Portia Whipkey and Lafaye Hohbein work on crafts on Saturday during the Chamber Craft Show. The cards and pictures were donated to the Sorosis Club Christmas Food Baskets project.

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Giving

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