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In US, labels list over 3,000 ingredients but FDA resists #GMO labels #LabelGMOs Let States Req…

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Genetic Engineering page , Millions Against Monsanto page and our Vermont News page . WASHINGTON - Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today proposed an amendment to the farm bill that would let Vermont and other states require clear labels on any food or beverage containing ingredients that have been genetically modified. "All over this country, people are becoming more conscious about the foods they are eating and the foods they are serving to their kids and this is certainly true for genetically engineered foods," Sanders said. "I believe that when a mother goes to the store and purchases food for her child, she has the right to know what she is feeding her child." The Vermont House on May 10 voted 99-42 for legislation calling for labeling food products that contain genetically modified organisms. Opponents raised c...

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