Fearing egg shortages, Legislature updates ballot question
Advocacy group warns of 'rotten egg bill'
A HIGH-STAKES game of chicken between national interests may threaten Massachusetts’s supply of eggs and pork. The Legislature is attempting to resolve the dilemma through some Beacon Hill sausage-making, by updating a 2016 ballot question regulating the treatment of hens, calves, and pigs. The ballot question, approved by voters five years ago and set to go into(...)