Genetically Modified Food

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Oregon Voters Reject Labeling Of Modified Foods

Oregon voters on Tuesday rejected the labeling of genetically modified foods following the most expensive ballot measure campaign in state history.

CBS Seattle–11/05/2014

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WSU Names New Apple

The newest variety of apple developed by Washington State University will be called the Cosmic Crisp

CBS Seattle–05/21/2014


David-Goliath Battle Over GMO Sugar Beets In Oregon

Oregon’s Jackson County measure would ban genetically modified crops.


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Local Elections Have National Implications

In the airport city of SeaTac, a campaign backed by labor unions seeks to raise the minimum wage to $15 for many workers. In Whatcom County, an unprecedented amount of outside money is influencing an election that may shape whether the area becomes home to the largest coal shipping terminal on the West Coast.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2013

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Genetically Modified Crops Included In Budget Deal

Gov. John Kitzhaber and legislators spent months trying to agree on a grand bargain in which Republicans would consent to higher taxes and Democrats would OK cuts in retirement benefits for government employees.

CBS Seattle–09/19/2013

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Genetically Modified Foods: Why One Expert Wants Them Out Of Your Kitchen

Author and Wellness Expert Dr. Kathy Gruver answers some common questions about genetically modified foods.