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Non-GMO food labels.

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Non-GMO food labels.

Gene-Altered Food Labeling: Oregon Passage Possible After Washington?

Advocates of labeling requirements for genetically modified foods hope to pass a ballot initiative in Oregon after big spending by food groups helped sink a similar effort last month in next-door Washington state. Initiative 522 failed by 51 percent to...

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Hershey Co.'s chocolate kisses.

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Hershey Co.'s chocolate kisses.

Lobbyists to Congress on Valentine’s Day: Will You Be Mine?

A portion of the money that sweethearts spend on Valentine’s Day will help companies that sell candy, flowers and cards spread their own love around Capitol Hill. Bloomberg Government analyst Peter Brusoe examined the lobbying costs of companies expected to...

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