Contact your representative via the Capitol Switchboard and oppose H.R. 1599 – The Safe and Accurate Food Labelling Act

The U.S. capitol switchboard: (202) 224- 3121 For New Yorkers, you’re going to want to call this number and then when the person answers you just say “hello connect me to Charles Schumer’s office please” and then you should tell them how you feel about H.R. 1599 and tell Schumer’s whole office to stand against … More Contact your representative via the Capitol Switchboard and oppose H.R. 1599 – The Safe and Accurate Food Labelling Act

NY Environmental legislation – States pushing measures to counter GMO labeling ban

This link is a list of the states leading the push for GMO labeling… http://www.justlabelit.org/press-center/press-items/gmo-labeling-isnt-dead-see-which-states-are-leading-the-fight/ After receiving a pamphlet from his staff, I have discovered that New York Senator Joe Addabbo Jr. is pushing for a bill to “require consumer labeling on food products produced with genetic engineering/GMOs (S.485)” among other proposed bills. This is … More NY Environmental legislation – States pushing measures to counter GMO labeling ban

Here is a short breakdown on the recent passage of “the safe and accurate food labeling act”

This abomination unto nourishment was passed through the House on July 23, 2015. Everyone who voted Yes/Aye deserves a stern reprimanding. https://www.govtrack.us/congress/votes/114-2015/h462 Full text of the bill… https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr1599/text Current stats of the bill… https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-bill/1599 This bill aims to disallow states from initiating mandatory GMO labeling procedures in favor of voluntary labeling. The argument claiming that … More Here is a short breakdown on the recent passage of “the safe and accurate food labeling act”