The Morning Brew: Thursday, 6.4


FDA head Margaret Hamburg testifies before Congress, supports proposed food-safety legislation. (New York Times)

The FDA is also reviewing last year's ruling that bisphenol-A, or BPA, found in food containers, is safe for children. (AP)

Numerous groups are preparing to oppose a proposed federal tax on soda, beer and wine. (AP)

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