USDA disavows gag-order emailed to scientific research unit

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jan 24, 2017 3:19 PM
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Tuesday that an internal email sent to staff at its Agricultural Research Service unit this week calling for a suspension of “public-facing documents,” including news releases and photos, was flawed and that new guidance would be issued to replace it.