COOL fix may not be possible

COOL fix may not be possible

DESPITE "working overtime to reach a compromise" on country-of-origin labeling (COOL) that satisfies the nation's top trading partners Canada and Mexico as well as meat groups, Senate Agriculture Committee chairman Pat Roberts (R., Kan.) said it "does not appear to be possible."

The World Trade Organization has ruled four separate times that the U.S. COOL rule violates international trade rules by discriminating against Canadian and Mexican livesto

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