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Joe Biden Isn’t Coming for Your Steak to Meet Climate Targets

  • Top ag official says there’s “no effort” to limit beef intake
  • Republicans fanned fears of meat-eating limits over weekend
Burger Inflation Builds With Corn Surge Shrinking Cattle Lots
Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

President Joe Biden isn’t taking hamburgers away from Americans as part of his efforts to slash greenhouse gas emissions.

That’s according to U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, who told journalists Monday that a spate of reports in conservative media linking Biden’s new climate goals to eating less meat simply aren’t true.