U.S. Senator Kay R. Hagan (D-NC) will visit Asheville’s Wednesday Co-op Market on September 8. She will visit with local producers and consumers at the market. Hagan is working in the Senate to make sure small producers are protected from unnecessary government regulations that could harm their businesses. She is sponsoring an amendment, along with Sen. John Tester (D-MT), to exclude small, local food producers from new regulations in the food safety bill the Senate is expected to consider this fall.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2010
Who: U.S. Senator Kay R. Hagan
What: Senator Hagan to visit Asheville Farmers’ Market and discuss food safety amendment.
Where: 76 Biltmore Ave., Asheville
When: 3:00 - 3:45 PM, Wednesday, Sept. 8; A press avail will be held at 3:35 pm
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