Sonny Perdue: US has ‘plenty of food’ to feed Americans
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue says food employees are working safely while also ensuring the American people are well fed.
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Bare store shelves aren’t a sign that there’s a shortage of food in the United States, U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said.
Perdue, who joined President Trump at the White House coronavirus news briefing Wednesday, said that empty shelves are “a demand issue, not a supply issue.”
“In the United States, we have plenty of food for all of our citizens,” Perdue said.