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Development and influence of farm and corporate food lobbies.

The revolving door of government officials and lobbyists have influenced the governmental nutritional policies for many years. The lobbyist has used the contacts they have developed within social gathering to control and change dietary plans to their convenience. Giant food corporations have endorsed government officials when running for office or have strong-armed the officials to pass laws that may benefit the way they conduct business or prevent a bill from moving that may affect their corporations.

For example, Mr. Taylor is a lawyer who began his revolving-door adventures as counsel to FDA (Nestle, 2013), then he moved to a new firm becoming legal counsel for Monsanto. From there, he became a deputy commissioner for the FDA. At the same time, in that position, he approved GMOs in meat products, which benefited his previous c