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GMO Labeling Patriotic as Arctic® Apple Pie

GMO Labeling Patriotic as Arctic® Apple Pie

February 13th, 2015

Today’s announcement that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is allowing two genetically engineered apple varieties onto the U.S. market emphasizes the need to label GMO food, said Katrina Saves of Just Label It.

Chef Colicchio, Activists, Lawmakers Demand Action on GMO Labeling

Chef Colicchio, Activists, Lawmakers Demand Action on GMO Labeling

February 12th, 2015

Chef Tom Colicchio joined Sens. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) today as they reintroduced bipartisan legislation that would give Americans more information about what’s in their food and how it was produced.

JLI’s Scott Faber Testifies Against Anti-GE Labeling Bill

JLI’s Scott Faber Testifies Against Anti-GE Labeling Bill

December 10th, 2014

Scott Faber, vice president of government affairs at EWG, urged a congressional panel today to oppose legislation that would deny consumers information about what’s in their food and how it was grown.

Just Label It Responds to GMA’s Statement on GE Labeling

Just Label It Responds to GMA’s Statement on GE Labeling

November 7th, 2014

Gary Hirshberg, Chairman of Just Label It, issued the followed statement in response to a statement made on Wednesday by the Grocery Manufacturers Association

Just Label It Criticizes EPA’s Decision to Approve Toxic Enlist Duo

Just Label It Criticizes EPA’s Decision to Approve Toxic Enlist Duo

October 15th, 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency’s decision to approve the pesticide mixture Enlist Duo for use on corn and soybeans that were genetically engineered to withstand toxic 2,4-D “was a missed opportunity to chart a new course for our farmers that would reduce our reliance on dangerous weed killers,” Just Label It said today.

Just Label It Responds to USDA’s Decision to Advance a Proposal to Deregulate the Use of Enlist Crops

Just Label It Responds to USDA’s Decision to Advance a Proposal to Deregulate the Use of Enlist Crops

August 6th, 2014

The following is a statement from Just Label It's Executive Director Scott Faber on the U.S. Department of Agriculture's decision to recommend the deregulation of a new type of genetically engineered crops that are able to withstand a proposed toxic pesticide mix, known as Enlist Duo

Just Label It Applauds Todd Tiahrt for Supporting GE Labeling, Opposing Pompeo’s DARK Act

Just Label It Applauds Todd Tiahrt for Supporting GE Labeling, Opposing Pompeo’s DARK Act

June 23rd, 2014

Today the national Just Label It campaign applauded former Congressman Todd Tiahrt for supporting the right to know whether food contains GE ingredients and for opposing legislation that would block states from giving consumers this right.

Ben & Jerry’s, GE-Labeling Advocates Protest Anti-GE Labeling Bill

Ben & Jerry’s, GE-Labeling Advocates Protest Anti-GE Labeling Bill

June 10th, 2014

Ben & Jerry’s co-founder Jerry Greenfield joined members of Congress and pro-GE labeling advocacy groups on Capitol Hill today to protest a House bill that would deny Americans the right to know about genetically engineered (GE) ingredients in their food.

Just Label It Applauds the Vermont Legislature for Passing the First ‘No Strings Attached’ Labeling Bill

Just Label It Applauds the Vermont Legislature for Passing the First ‘No Strings Attached’ Labeling Bill

April 23rd, 2014

The following is a statement of Just Label It’s Chairman, Gary Hirshberg on the Vermont State Congress passing the first GE labeling law that doesn’t contain a “trigger clause”

Just Label It Applauds Vermont’s Commitment to GE Labeling in Historic Senate Vote

Just Label It Applauds Vermont’s Commitment to GE Labeling in Historic Senate Vote

April 15th, 2014

State senators in Vermont showed their true commitment to giving consumers more information about their food in an historic vote today that could help to pave the way for many other labeling efforts across the country, Just Label It said in a statement.

Food Industry Backed Bill Denys Consumers Right-to-Know

Food Industry Backed Bill Denys Consumers Right-to-Know

April 9th, 2014

A new federal bill introduced today by Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., would deny consumers the right to know if there are genetically modified ingredients in their food.

Just Label It Submits Comment on the Proposed Deregulation of 2,4-D Resistant Corn and Soybean Varieties

Just Label It Submits Comment on the Proposed Deregulation of 2,4-D Resistant Corn and Soybean Varieties

March 12th, 2014

The following is a statement of Just Label It’s Executive Director, Scott Faber on Dow AgroSciences’ petition to deregulate 2,4-D resistant corn and soybean varietiesz

Just Label It Responds to Food Industry’s “Coalition for Safe Affordable Food” and Proposed Voluntary Labeling

Just Label It Responds to Food Industry’s “Coalition for Safe Affordable Food” and Proposed Voluntary Labeling

February 7th, 2014

The following is a statement of Just Label It’s Executive Director, Scott Faber on the food industries “Coalition for Safe Affordable Food”

Statement of Scott Faber, Executive Director of Just Label it, on a letter to President Obama in supporting of GE labeling

Statement of Scott Faber, Executive Director of Just Label it, on a letter to President Obama in supporting of GE labeling

January 16th, 2014

Today, more than 200 companies and organizations are releasing a letter to President Obama urging the President to honor his pledge to require GE labeling. In 2007, during a campaign stop in Iowa, President Obama pledged to give Americans the right to know whether they are eating genetically engineered food.

Just Label It Responds to Industry Food Bill Baring GE Food Labels

Just Label It Responds to Industry Food Bill Baring GE Food Labels

January 7th, 2014

The following is a statement of Just Label It Executive Director Scott Faber on legislation drafted by the food industry to bar states from requiring GE labels on food and to limit FDA’s ability to compel food compel GE labels

Just Label It Responds to USDA’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement on 2,4-D Resistant GE Crops

Just Label It Responds to USDA’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement on 2,4-D Resistant GE Crops

January 3rd, 2014

Statement of Just Label It’s Executive Director, Scott Faber on USDA’s draft Environmental Impact Statement of Dow AgroScience’s 2,4-D resistant genetically engineered corn and soybeans

GE Labeling Remains a Priority on a National Level

GE Labeling Remains a Priority on a National Level

November 15th, 2013

In response to the outcome of Washington state's I-522 ballot initative, Just Label It's executive director, Scott Faber, issued the following statement

Washington State Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Grocery Manufacturers Association

Washington State Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Grocery Manufacturers Association

October 16th, 2013

Today, Washington State's Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed suit against the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), big food's national lobby group representing brands like General Mills, Kellogg's, Kraft and Pepsico, for violating the state's campaign disclosure laws. Ferguson alleges that GMA, the largest contributor to the 'No on 522' campaign, illegally collected and spent a sum of $7.2 million to defeat Washington's GE labeling initiative, while hiding the identity of its contributors.

Grocery Manufacturers Association Dumps $5 Million into Defeating GE Labeling in Washington State

Grocery Manufacturers Association Dumps $5 Million into Defeating GE Labeling in Washington State

October 1st, 2013

Today, the Just Label It campaign called out the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), a national big food lobby group representing companies like Kraft, Pepsico and Kellogg's, for donating another $5 million to defeat an initiative to label genetically engineered foods in Washington state. To date, GMA has donated a sum of $7.2 million, making them the largest contributor to the 'No on 522' campaign.

Monsanto Protection Act Not Included in Senate Amendment to House Continuing Resolution

Monsanto Protection Act Not Included in Senate Amendment to House Continuing Resolution

September 26th, 2013

Just Label It applauds U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) for her leadership in preventing a provision deemed the "Monsanto rider" from being included in a Senate amendment to the House Continuing Resolution. The provision would negate any meaningful judicial review of the USDA's decisions to allow planting of genetically engineered crops.
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