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    Matt Sabas is a communications associate with the White House Writers Group. In his role, he manages social media platforms and advises food and agriculture clients on a variety of federal policy issues. Matt writes the weekly ag roundup for Talk Media News.   Previously, Matt has been a member of the policy team at the Institute at the Institute for Energy Research and a researcher with the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research. At IER, Matt analyzed the impact of environmental regulations on energy markets and contributed blogs, policy briefs, and op-eds on a variety of topics, including energy poverty, cronyism, and grid reliability. Matt managed digital media content for Economics21 at the Manhattan Institute, and has published columns on corporate welfare, fiscal and trade policy.   Prior to joining MI, Matt completed a fellowship in welfare studies at the Heritage Foundation. Born in Philadelphia and raised in Loudoun, Virginia, Matt currently resides in Washington, DC. He holds a BA in Government from the College of William & Mary.

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    This week’s top stories in food and ag: Trump’s shortlist to head the EPA. Reuters reported Tuesday that Trump is considering three former Bush officials...

    This week's top five food and ag stories: 1. Clinton’s top choices to head the USDA. Secretary Clinton has revealed her top five choices to...

    This week’s top food and agriculture stories: 1. Hurricane Matthew devastates North Carolina’s chicken industry. Millions of chickens have died due to flooding from Hurricane...

    This week's top food and ag stories: 1. Hawaiian bees now protected under the Endangered Species Act. The federal government has put seven species of...

    This week’s top five food and ag stories: The FDA started to review the definition of ‘healthy.’ The Food and Drug Administration has asked...

    This week’s top five food and ag stories: Agricultural executives defend proposed mergers before the House Judiciary Committee. Jeff Mordock of USA Today reports,...

    This week’s top five ag and food stories: Soda tax on its way to the ballot in Boulder. Boulder, Colorado’s city council voted to put...

    Five food and ag stories to remember this week: 1. PepsiCo introduces USDA-certified organic Gatorade. PepsiCo has launched organic Gatorade, and may expand into “America’s growing natural food movement”...

    Five things to remember this week: 1. KFC unveils fried chicken-scented sunscreen. KFC’s recently released fried chicken-scented sunscreen sold out quickly. According to USA Today,...