Washington State Says 'No' To GMO Labels

by jeeg 8. November 2013 21:39
Voters appear to have defeated another attempt to require labels on genetically modified foods in Washington state. In early counts, the "no" campaign has what appears to be an with 54 percent of votes. The ballot initiative would require labels on the front of packages for most food products... [More]

Washington state sues lobbyists over campaign against GMO labeling

by jeeg 22. October 2013 23:35
A lobbying group for major U.S. food manufacturers has violated campaign finance laws in its attempt to block a measure that would require labeling of genetically modified foods in Washington state, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday by the state's attorney general. State Attorney General... [More]

Monsanto puts $4.6 million into fight against GMO labeling

by jeeg 11. September 2013 21:26
Monsanto has contributed $4.6 million to fight Initiative 522, the measure on this fall’s ballot that would require labeling of genetically engineered foods sold at retail. The contribution, reported Monday to the state’s Public Disclosure Commission, was made last week and bring... [More]
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