Oregon GMOs

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Thu November 6, 2014

Oregon GMO Food Labeling Measure Narrowly Defeated

Sign at a GMO food protest in Washington DC on October 12, 2013.
Credit Stephen D. Melkisethian / Flickr

Oregon voters narrowly defeated a measure that would have required labels on genetically engineered food.

After the most expensive campaign in Oregon's history, 51 percent of voters said no to Measure 92 while 49 percent said yes.

Dana Bieber is with the No on Measure 92 Coalition. She says the defeat is a victory for consumers, farmers and taxpayers.

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