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US beef recall

The US House is throwing its weight and pocketbook behind the federal investigation of a slaughterhouse in Petaluma, California.

The congressional action authorizes one-million dollars in extra funding to "provide for a swift completion" of the Department of Agriculture's probe.
   
Federal investigators have said they believe the company bought diseased dairy cows and processed them when government inspectors weren't there.
   
Sources say that all contributed to the February recall of nearly nine million pounds of meat -- as well as a criminal investigation.