Monthly Archives: May 2020

11 attorneys general seek probe into meatpacking industry for price-fixing

May 6, 2020 – The attorneys general for 11 Midwestern states urged the Justice Department on Tuesday to pursue a federal investigation into market concentration and potential price-fixing by meatpackers in the cattle industry during the coronavirus pandemic. In a letter to U.S. Attorney General William Barr, the state attorneys general noted that the domestic… Read more »