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WASHINGTON -- Food-industry executives are to express concerns to members of the Congress during the 1999 Joint Public Affairs Assembly to be here march 15 and 16.minimum wage, food safety, country-of-origin labeling legislation, the cost of electronic payments and electronic-benefits-transfer legislation.Sponsored by Food Distributors International, Food Marketing Institute and the National Grocers

WASHINGTON -- Food-industry executives are to express concerns to members of the Congress during the 1999 Joint Public Affairs Assembly to be here march 15 and 16.

minimum wage, food safety, country-of-origin labeling legislation, the cost of electronic payments and electronic-benefits-transfer legislation.

Sponsored by Food Distributors International, Food Marketing Institute and the National Grocers Association, the conference will be at the Capital Hilton hotel. On the agenda will be briefings by members of Congress and individual meetings with members of the House and Senate.