The Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Agriculture held a hearing in Normal, Alabama, on antitrust issues in the poultry industry. On the panel, from the left, Alabama (D 7th District) Congressman Artur Davis, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Attorney General Eric Holder, Assistant Attorney General for Antitrust Christine Varney, and Alabama State Agricultural Commissioner Ron Sparks.

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