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Congress Votes to BAN GMO Labeling TODAY Under ‘DARK Act’
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Update: The DARK Act, making mandatory GMO labeling ‘illegal,’ has passed the House. It must now be voted on by the Senate, which is the last hope for defeating the bill. Statewide GMO labeling has been ruled ‘illegal’ as Congress decides to pass the notorious ‘DARK Act,’ which puts a halt to all mandatory GMO labeling initiatives around the United States. I’ve been warning you about this secretive bill (officially titled the ‘Safe and Accurate Fo [...]
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Congress Could Soon Ban GMO Labeling Under New Bill
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Want some more proof that Monsanto and other biotech giants are deathly afraid of GMO labeling initiatives passing within the United States? A new bill introduced by Monsanto’s star representative, Mike Pompeo, could soon ban all mandatory GMO labeling in the US. The worst part? It was just approved by the House Agriculture Committee, which means it’s one step closer to becoming a full-fledged law. The bill is formally known as H.R. 1599, or the ‘Safe and Accurate Food Lab [...]
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Congress, consumers battle over GMOs
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Rep wants to ban states and local gov'ts from requiring GMO labeling. [...]
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Food Fight! Congress, Consumers Battle Over GMOs
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Controversial bill would block state and local laws requiring the labeling genetically engineered foods. [...]
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U.S. Congress considers mandating vaccinations for all school children
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(NaturalNews) Your God-given right as a parent to choose the best and safest medical interventions for your children is under attack by a Democratic congresswoman from Florida. Representative Frederica S. Wilson from Florida's 24th District (North Miami) recently introduced the "Vaccinate... [...]
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ECONOMIC SLAVERY FOR ALL: While we were distracted with the Confederate flag flap, Congress quietly forfeited our entire economic future via fast-track trade authority
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(NaturalNews) While America was distracted by a contrived, pre-planned Confederate flag distraction, the U.S. Congress forfeited the entire economic future of the country by quietly passing so-called "fast-track authority" which will allow President Obama to approve the TPP "free... [...]
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Congress sneaks approval vote on fast-track TPA to eliminate national sovereignty on issues of food, GMOs, pesticides and more
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(NaturalNews) [Editor's note: The U.S. Senate voted Wednesday to pass the TPA, giving Obama fast-track authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Now it is more urgent than ever to contact your representatives and tell them to vote against the Trans-Pacific Partnership and related... [...]
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Friday Vote: Congress Rushing the TPP Through Even Though They Know Americans Will Lose Jobs
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By Melissa DykesThere’s nothing free about free trade.The only reason Congress is holding out until Friday to vote on the TPP according to Politico is “They’re trying to resolve a last-minute hangup over aid for workers who lose their jobs to free trade”:House leaders, confident but not yet certain they have the support to pass sweeping trade legislation, are aiming to bring the package to a floor vote by the end of this week — even as they rush to resolve a last-minute hangup o [...]
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Congress Votes to End War on Marijuana
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Is marijuana legalization throughout the US about to actually happen? It seems with the action on Capitol Hill lately, that the war on the vilified plant is about to finally cease. Not only has voting been positive to shut down the DEA’s bulk data collection program, but the House just approved three additional amendments which would prohibit the interference of the Justice Department in state-supported cannabis markets. The voting also supported hemp programs run through states and even loo [...]
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Congress Needs to Reform the Broken Renewable Fuel Standard
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Congress claims it can make insider trades and there's nothing anyone can do about it
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(NaturalNews) Little by little, over more than a century, Americans have slowly lost control over their government. Today, average Americans exert little influence, if any at all, over their elected leaders, even though they make up 99 percent of the electorate.Despite the fact... [...]
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In Congress: New Bill Requires Mandatory Childhood Vaccine Schedule
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The U.S. Congress is now entertaining legislation which will make mandatory childhood vaccination schedules currently prescribed by the CDC. The way of enforcing this new and stricter regime is by tying compliance directly to federal funding. From the bill: “REQUIREMENT.—For a State or a political subdivision or other public entity of a State to be eligible to receive a grant under this section, the applicant shall demonstrate to the Secretary’s satisfaction that, subject to paragraphs [...]
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New Satirical Ad Masterfully Trolls Congress, DEA and Drug War
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By Carey WedlerOn Wednesday, a new satirical ad that mocks the DEA will run in the congressional newspaper, Roll Call. It is a parody job listing that describes the ideal candidate to head the DEA. The listing contains information from the Drug Policy Alliance’s “The Scandal-Ridden DEA: Everything You Need to Know,” published last month.The mock advertisement comes on the heels of the disgraceful resignation of Bush-appointed administrator, Michelle Leonhart, who failed to terminate ag [...]
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Rep. Amash: ‪Not Enough Votes in Congress to Reauthorize PATRIOT Act
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By Activist PostMichigan Congressman Justin Amash took to Facebook earlier today to inform the public about the inner workings of alleged surveillance reform.Amash states that the latest version of the USA Freedom Act does not prevent the government's illegal surveillance on Americans.He also said "There are not enough votes in Congress to reauthorize it," referring to the PATRIOT Act which is set to expire in about a month,Amash writes on his Facebook page:The latest ‪USA Freedom Act‬ [...]
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Bipartisan federal bill recognizing merits of medical cannabis must go further; tell congress to remove marijuana from controlled substances list
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(NaturalNews) Things are heating up on Capitol Hill in the realm of sensible cannabis policy, with a new bipartisan bill that seeks to further relegate federal prohibition of marijuana to the dustbin of embarrassing and unjust history.The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion... [...]
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Congress Wants to Put Artisanal Soap Makers Out of Business for Your Safety
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What!  You mean to tell me you don’t use Dial or Zest to get clean? You use HANDMADE SOAP????? But how will you get your daily dose of cancer-causing parabens? Your hormone-disrupting substances? The government is VERY concerned about this.  VERY. So much so that they wish to regulate and charge artisanal soapmakers right out of business, much like those pesky housewives who were audaciously sewing cloth sanitary napkins without the oversight of the FDA. Those darned nuns and their natu [...]
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Congress Moves to Grant Even More Power to the NSA
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By Carey WedlerPrivacy advocates are urging the House of Representatives and Senate to vote against bills that further increase the government’s widespread surveillance of citizens. The bills, called the “Protecting Cyber Networks Act” (H.R. 1560) and the “Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act” (S. 754) are the latest move by lawmakers to bolster the strength of the domestic spying apparatus.One of the main objectives of the new laws is to eliminate consequences for companies that s [...]
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Comment on Congress Takes Up Identifying ‘High Crimes And Misdemeanors’ By The President by Wyostk
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Too little and way way too late. [...]
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Comment on 22-Year Old Commits Suicide at Capitol to Send Congress a Message by dan
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at least HE had the balls to confront the evil in this country coming from DC…HE got it right……but the politicians in DC ignore any citizen’s suffering or protesting..they only care about themselves and the non citizens that THEY allow to enter this country everyday….imho [...]
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The U.S. Congress Is “Out to Lunch” About Vaccine Science—Here’s Proof
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Catherine J. FrompovichActivist PostIf ever there were a body of numbskulls taking in the “cool aid” of corporate largess, lobbyists and consensus science, the U.S. Congress, apparently, fits that bill when it comes to the hard-core facts regarding toxic ingredients in vaccines along with the so-called ‘science of vaccines’ and the vested-interest roles they have played in modern life. Nothing expresses that more than the National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986 (42 U.S.C. §§ 300a [...]
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The Surveillance State Repeal Act Introduced In Congress
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http://thefreethoughtproject.com/patriot-act-killer-congress-surveillance-state-repeal-act/ Washington, D.C. – Last week, Reps. Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) and Thomas Massie (R-Ky.), introduced bipartisan legislation, H.R. 1466, to completely repeal the PATRIOT act. The bill would reform the National Security Agency (NSA), and dramatically revamp America’s overall espionage apparatus and posture. Aptly named the Surveillance State Repeal Act, the bill, if enacted, would be the single biggest legisla [...]
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Treasury Department refuses to answer Congress on $3 billion unauthorized Obamacare payments
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(NaturalNews) The Executive Branch of the US Federal Government is running wild, without any standards to go by, without any limitations. That's because the US Constitution has been turned into toilet paper. Every single right in the Bill of Rights is now routinely folded up, used... [...]
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GMO Labeling: Will Congress Keep Us in the DARK?
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Polls have shown time and again that the overwhelming majority of Americans want GMO labeling on food. Despite that, two Congressmen – who are supposed to represent the people – want to make the labeling of genetically modified foods voluntary. Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) and co-sponsor Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) introduced their deceptively-titled “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015″ bill last week. It would create a voluntary federal labeling standard while p [...]
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Rep. Pompeo to Reintroduce Monsanto’s Dream Bill to Congress
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If ever there was a GMO lackey and puppet that stood for the poisoning of the people with GMOs over standing up for the constituents who voted him into office, its Representative Mike Pompeo. There’s a special kind of ‘wow’ reserved for Congressional bills like the one he’s once again proposing on behalf of Monsanto and Big Biotech. The Kansas Republican would like to re-introduce Monsanto’s dream bill – it would give Monsanto, and their friends like Syngenta, Dow, and Bayer carte [...]
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52 Congress members sign letter warning of GMOs killing monarch butterflies
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(NaturalNews) Dozens of House Democrats have signed onto a letter sent to President Obama claiming that the spread of GM crops is leading to the death of monarch butterflies.The letter,[PDF] authored by Rep. Chellie Pingree of Maine, says that the butterflies are "in... [...]
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Comment on Netanyahu Threatens War In Speech to Congress by messianicdruid
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By their fruits you will know them, not their claims. http://www.gods-kingdom-ministries.net/teachings/ffi-newsletter/ffi-2015/01012015-the-khazars-in-prophecy/ [...]
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Lawless, tyrannical FCC refuses to appear before Congress; "We make up our own laws!"
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(NaturalNews) Americans are slowly but surely losing all control over their government, as evidenced anew by the refusal of a federal agency head to appear before the people's representatives in Congress.As the Federal Communications Commission gets ready to issue major new rules... [...]
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Believers gather for 24th UFO Congress
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Thousands of people gathered in Phoenix this week for the largest UFO conference in the United States. First held in 1991, the International UFO Congr... [...]
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