Daily Archives: December 10, 2017

Bush: Bird Flu Is Global Threat A flu pandemic would cause massive disruptions lasting for months.

Bush’s White Home homeland security adviser. But if that happens, we will need immediate action to prevent or to gradual the spread of the disease, she added. In related developments: Spurred by concerns about bird flu, lawmakers voted Wednesday to block chicken prepared in China from getting into the United States. The prohibition is component of a $94 billion spending bill for food and agriculture applications that cleared a residence subcommittee and now would go to the full Appropriations Committee. The Bush administration got stated last month that it could allow poultry processed in China, as long as it comes from birds slaughtered and raised in the United States. Agriculture Division officials said the meat would be fully prepared and perfectly safe. Continue reading