Pink Slime News

Top Donors to Iowa Governor Complained About Gay Ex-Workers’ Comp Official

The founders of a beef company who were major donors to Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad’s campaign were among the business leaders who raised concerns about a gay state official the governor later tried to force out, according to court documents …

South Dakota Judge: No Dismissal of $1.2B ‘Pink Slime’ Defamation Suit

A South Dakota judge has refused to throw out a defamation lawsuit against ABC related to its coverage of a meat product called lean, finely textured beef, which critics have dubbed “pink slime.” Beef Products Inc. sued the television network …

ABC News Sued for Defamation Over ‘Pink Slime’ Reports

ABC News was hit with a $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit on Thursday by a South Dakota meat processor that accused it of misleading viewers into believing that a product that critics have dubbed “pink slime” was unsafe. Beef Products Inc. …

Governors To Tour Nebraska Plant Where ‘Pink Slime’ Is Made

The leaders of at least four states plan a visit to the only place where a beef product known as “pink slime” is still made, an effort aimed to support its embattled manufacturer, a company spokesman said Tuesday. Texas Gov. …