Wright County Egg owner Austin "Jack" DeCoster, left, confers with his attorney Jan Kramer, as he testified on Capitol Hill. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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House Hearing On Salmonella-Tainted Eggs Turns Testy
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After recalls of a half-billion eggs, we will hear from the family tied to the farms at the center of the outbreak today. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Food safety experts traced the salmonella outbreak to Wright County Egg, near Galt, Iowa, which is one of two companies whose eggs are believed to have been contaminated. More than 500 million eggs have been recalled. Nirmalendu Majumdar/AP hide caption

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Food safety experts traced the salmonella outbreak to Wright County Egg, near Galt, Iowa, which is one of two companies whose eggs are believed to have been contaminated. More than 500 million eggs have been recalled. Nirmalendu Majumdar/AP hide caption

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