This was not unexpected, but we regret to inform you that today the Senate rejected Senator Sanders’ amendment to allow states to label GMOs. The vote was 26 Heroes who voted in favor of the amendment and 73 zeroes who voted against it. Many thanks to all the amazing Food Democracy Now! members who made their calls today!
Urgent: Senate Votes on GMO Labeling Amendment Today!
Every 5 years, Congress passes a Food and Farm Bill that dictates food and agriculture policy for decades to come. This is the single most important piece of legislation that determines what Americans, and many people around the world, eat on a daily basis. Today, your Senators are voting on an amendment to Senate Farm Bill to Label GMOs! It’s your turn to decide who benefits this time around: You or corporate lobbyists?
Call your Senators to label GMOs and support your Right to Know about GMOs in America!
Please fill out the information below to make a call to your Senators and and let them know that if the Senate wants to pass the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2012 (the Farm Bill) – it should reform GMO labeling now!
If you can’t reach your Senator by entering your information below, please call the Congressional switchboard: (202) 224-3121