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Petition Containing Nearly 40,000 Signatures and Messages of Support for GMO Food Labeling Delivered to Speaker DeLeo

MASSPIRG along with a coalition of consumer, community, farming and public health organizations delivered 38,292 petition signatures to House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo (D-Winthrop) calling for passage of GMO labeling bill. 

Industry studies GMO labeling - findings not surprising

By | Deirdre Cummings
Legislative Director

NOT surprisingly, chemical companies' new "study" finds GMO labeling costly. 

News Release | MASSPIRG | Consumer Protection, Food

Majority of State Legislators Support GMO Food Labeling

MASSPIRG and other consumer, community, farming and public health organizations working to pass a GMO food labeling law announced that a majority of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and Senate have pledged their support for GMO food labeling legislation curerntly pending in the House. In total, 142 Massachusetts legislators – including 119 from the House of Representatives and 23 from the Senate – have signed on in support of GMO food labeling legislation. 

GMO OMG Film Screening and Discussion

Join MASSPIRG, MA Right to Know GMOs and Lighter Culture for a special screening of the film GMO OMG with filmmaker Jeremey Seifert, sponsored by Ben & Jerry's and Dean's Bean's Organic Coffee.

News Release | MASSPIRG | Food

Vermont Governor Signs GMO Labeling Bill into Law

Momentum building for GMO labeling as Vermont Governor signs bill for Vermont. 

GMO Bill Supporters - 2.2015

Lawmakers and Community Groups Support MA GMO Labeling Law 

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