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  2. Jun 10, 2019
Egg Industry Continues to Influence Dietary Guidelines, FOIA Document Reveals

WASHINGTON—A U.S. Department of Agriculture document obtained through the Freedom of Information Act by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine—a nonprofit with more than 12,000 doctor members—reveals that a member of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) was nominated by the United Egg Producers.