“Taxpayer dollars should never be used to subsidize corrupt, foreign-owned corporations," Democratic Rep. Rosa DeLauro wrote to Sonny Perdue.
A lawsuit accuses JBS Swift Beef of violating federal discharge permit by dumping illegal levels of slaughterhouse waste for years.
JBS, the largest meatpacking company in the world, is owned by two billionaire brothers under investigation by the Justice Department.
"Why is the USDA bailing out plants operated by the biggest meatpacker in the world?" asks an activist.
At least 57 people have become ill following a possible outbreak of salmonella stemming from Arizona-based meat producer JBS Tolleson Inc.
"Do not accept the blame others will try to place on you."
The pop star refused to compromise her narrative of an alleged groping.
They are "no longer compliant with SWIFT’s membership criteria."