House Agriculture Committee

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U.S. Olive Oil Pushing Gov’t to Test Imported Oils

It’s a pressing matter for the tiny U.S. olive oil industry: American shoppers more often are going for European imports, which are cheaper and viewed as more authentic.


Jon Corzine delivers his concession speech at an election night rally on Nov. 3, 2009 in East Brunswick, N.J. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

House Panel Subpoenas Jon Corzine To Testify About MF Global Scandal

A congressional panel has voted to subpoena former Sen. Jon Corzine to compel him to testify at a hearing next week about his role leading the investment firm MF Global, which collapsed after a disastrous bet on European debt.