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Washington State GMO Labeling Initiative is Round Two for CA Prop. 37 Donors

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July 19, 2013The similarities between California's Prop. 37 and Washington's I-522, "The People's Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act," go beyond titles and even beyond content: I-522 has many of the same moneyed supporters that fueled the Prop. 37 campaign, as well as some of the same opponents as those that helped defeat it.

What groups have contributed to both campaigns? Read more

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Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
Service Employees International Union$2,882,61613
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers$2,262,9393

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Jim Beall[D-CA]18
Bill Monning[D-CA]16
Anthony J. Portantino[D-CA]16
AssemblymembersParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Anthony Rendon[D-CA]7
Anna Caballero[D-CA]6
Lorena S. Gonzalez[D-CA]4
Numbers on this page (except for Latest Bills) include latest available data through the present starting January 1, 2009 for contributions and in the 2009 legislative session for bill positions. For date range numbers on Latest Bills, visit the bill page.