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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
AT&T$840,7342
BNSF Railway$480,6500
California New Car Dealers Association$409,9506

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Cathleen Galgiani[D-CA]35
Ted Lieu[D-CA]30
Mark DeSaulnier[D-CA]25
AssemblymembersParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Bonnie Lowenthal[D-CA]29
Connie Conway[R-CA]28
Diane Harkey[R-CA]28

Key Industries

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.