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Voluntary labeling addresses GMO fears

By Fred Perlak

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 31, 2013

~~<p>A joint Senate committee recently heard and deferred House Bill 174, a bill to mandate labeling of genetically modified organism (GMO) food.</p>
<p>I applaud the senators for recognizing that the bill was flawed, and for making a common sense decision to study the potential consequences before passing legislation that could increase our grocery bills, boost our taxes and violate the Constitution.</p>
~~

A joint Senate committee recently heard and deferred House Bill 174, a bill to mandate labeling of genetically modified organism (GMO) food.

I applaud the senators for recognizing that the bill was flawed, and for making a common sense decision to study the potential consequences before passing legislation that could increase our grocery bills, boost our taxes and violate the Constitution. Login for more...



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