48. TIM HAMMONDS

Key development: Led a coalition that's fighting mandatory country-of-origin labeling.What's next: Pushing for reduction and regulation of credit-card interchange fees; mediating OTC drug regulation.It's been a busy year for Tim Hammonds and the Food Marketing Institute. Tackling issues ranging from estate-tax repeal to class-action tort reform and the ever-increasing cost of credit-card interchange

Key development: Led a coalition that's fighting mandatory country-of-origin labeling.

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