Federal Lawmakers Urge FDA to Require GMO Labeling

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WASHINGTON, March 14 (LID) – A bipartisan group of 55 members of Congress this week urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to require the labeling of genetically engineered (GE) foods.

The 45 House members and 10 senators joined in supporting a legal petition filed last year by the nonpartisan Center for Food Safety (CFS) on behalf of the “Just Label It” campaign that foods with genetically modified (GM) ingredients be labeled accordingly.

From Law & Industry Daily

http://bizlawnews.com/2012/03/federal-lawmakers-call-for-gmo-labeling/6837

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