30 Jun '16, 10pm

Dial 888-897-0174 & tell your Senator to oppose @SenStabenow's so-called #GMO labeling bill!

Dial 888-897-0174 & tell your Senator to oppose @SenStabenow's so-called #GMO labeling bill!

It’s hard to know which is worse. The corporations that profit from poisoning your food and water. Or the politicians who will happily sell you down the river for a few campaign contributions. Today, our “leaders” in the U.S. Senate proudly announced that they’ve “reached a deal” on a federal GMO labeling bill. No matter how they spin it—and they will spin it—this “compromise” is nothing more than a handout to Monsanto, an industry-brokered deal intended to legally sanction the right of corporations to deceive you, the consumer. Today, the U.S. Senate unveiled a bill that, if passed, will overturn Vermont’s mandatory GMO labeling law, and replace it with an anti-consumer bill that allows food corporations to hide GMOs behind QR barcodes and toll-free phone numbers—and gives them another two years before they even have to pretend they are labeling. What does this news mean ...

Full article: https://www.organicconsumers.org/blog/sold-out-again

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