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Trump wants to keep meat processing plants open. Is that safe?

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President Trump has signed an executive order to keep meat processing plants open, but a number of the facilities are currently closed due to outbreaks of COVID-19. What does the pandemic’s disruption mean for U.S. agriculture — and the health of its workers? Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports, and William Brangham talks to Amy Mayer of Iowa Public Radio for analysis.

Watch the PBS video… Trump wants to keep meat processing plants open