“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!


“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 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



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


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: 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 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



Senate Bill # 511/House Bill # 913   Genetically Engineered Food Right-to-Know Act This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the sale of food that has been genetically engineered or contains genetically engineered ingredients, unless that information is clearly disclosed. This prohibition does not apply to: (1) food served in … Read more



It’s up to YOU to label genetically engineered food!! You can’t complain that corporations show up on Capitol Hill and have an impact, and then not communicate with your representatives. The freedoms you take for granted in this country come with the responsibility to communicate with your U.S. representatives.  We are bringing 500 people to Washington D.C. for constituent meetings … Read more