Thank you Laura Bruno….the King Amendment is all about voiding states rights to mandate GMO labeling laws. There is also a link to a petition by MoveOn to tell our representatives that they will lose our vote no matter what party affiliation if they support the King Amendment.
As consumers continue to demand Mandatory GMO Labeling laws at the state level, Monsatan and other biotech giants are trying to sneak in something called “The King Amendment,” which would eliminate states’ rights to mandate GMO labeling, thereby nullifying any anti-GMO laws passed at the state level. Not only does this outrageous (yet somehow not surprising) amendment violate the will and rights of consumers across the U.S., but it would violate state sovereignty as well. As usual, the Farm Bill attempts to derail and defund natural, organic farmers as well as defraud health and freedom oriented consumers in favor of biotech giants that few people really want around anymore. I guess you don’t get voted the world’s most evil corporation without trying to earn that badge of corruption and abomination.
Here’s the text of a MoveOn Petition:
“I want you, as my elected official in Congress, to know that you…
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