first-presidency-lds-477209-gallery

“And it pleaseth God that he hath given all these things unto man, for unto this end were they made to be used, with judgment, not to excess, neither by extortion.”  – Doctrine & Covenants 59:20                                                        … Read more

WAY TO GO Senator Murkowski!!

Sen. Murkowski

Sen. Lisa Murkowski is still angry over the agency’s approval of genetically engineered salmon and she made it clear she will not settle for voluntary labeling. “It was a sham and a farce for the FDA to even suggest that that was going to be satisfactory,” Murkowski told reporters.  The Alaska Republican later tweeted: “I … Read more

SENATE APPOINTMENT SCHEDULE FRIDAY OCT 16

t-shirt-back-OUTLINED

“Lobbying is what makes our government work.” ~ Nathan Gamet, Co-owner, Everybody’s Whole Foods, Fairfield, Iowa. 8:00 AM Senate Chef Cafe  – Located in the connecting corridor between the Hart Senate Office Building and the Dirksen Senate Office Building)  We will organize into delegations and make sure each meeting is covered by the appropriate delegation  9:00 … Read more

Ask Everyone!

Image

“In my own experience, whatever interest I’m up against always seems to have more money, better lawyers, swarms of lobbyists, and the resources to go on fighting for years.  But tobacco companies, pharmaceutical makers, utilities, and government contractors share one overriding weakness:  They’re usually seeking to hide certain central facts in order to maintain some … Read more

We the People

Goldie Hawn

Truth in Labeling Coalition • Organic Consumers Association • Moms Across America • JOIN US ON CAPITOL HILL FRIDAY OCT 16! FIRST CITIZENS LOBBY FOR MANDATORY LABELING OF GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FOOD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-BMCKB_TB0 You’ll never know what goes on in the halls of Congress until you walk through the doors of your elected representatives yourself!   Over the … Read more

BE THERE BE SQUARE !

t-shirt-front-pocket-OUTLINED2

Over the past eight years, we’ve learned that lobbying the U.S. Senate and House for mandatory gmo food labeling produces amazing results.  You’ll never know what goes on in the halls of Congress until you walk through the doors of your elected representatives yourself! BE THERE Friday October 16 to lobby members of the Senate to enact the Genetically … Read more

GET ON THE BUS!! Citizens Lobby Day Oct. 16 • for Mandatory GMO Food Labeling

Image

SIGN UP FORM LOBBY THE SENATE TO ENACT THE GMO RIGHT-TO-KNOW ACT SENATE BIILL #511 (Bill Summary HERE) OCTOBER 16, 2015 Find your Senators Contact information here: http://www.contactingthecongress.org Plan on being at the Senate Chef by 8:00 AM Oct. 16 (Located in the Dirksen/Hart Ground Floor Connecting Corridor). RESERVE YOUR SEAT We know that money is no object … Read more

Putting Genetic Engineering in Context

Soybean field at dawn

 The Unintended Effects of Genetic Engineering A Project of The Nature Institute Dr. Craig Holdrege, Director http://natureinstitute.org/nontarget/ Executive Summary “The frequently heard claim that genetic manipulation of organisms is a ‘precise science’ without dramatic risks can no longer be made or will be recognized as dishonest. The unintended effects of genetic engineering are extensive and wildly … Read more