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Rep. Jim Costa, California Democrat, said he is introducing bipartisan legislation to change country-of-origin labeling requirements left in place by the farm bill. Critics say the labeling requirements could lead to retaliatory taxes from Mexico or Canada.

Rep. Steve Womack, Arkansas Republican, said he will work to loosen labeling requirements and restrict the authority of the Grain Inspection Packers and Stockyards Administration. He supported the bill Wednesday but said he hopes to take another stab at fixes during this year’s appropriations process.