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July 23, 2015

Press Releases : House Passage of DARK Act Hinders Public’s Right to Know

Today the House of Representatives passed the so-called Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, better known as the Denying Americans the Right to Know (DARK) Act.

Press Releases : Senate “Compromise” on Country of Origin Labeling Unacceptable

The Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) legislation introduced today by Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-Michigan) and John Hoeven (R-North Dakota) repeals an overwhelmingly popular food label, surrenders to over exaggerated threats by our trading partners and creates more international trade problems than it solves.

July 21, 2015

Press Releases : New Infrastructure Bill Could Exacerbate Weaknesses of WIFIA

As the Senate begins to consider a new long-term highway funding bill, there has been discussion of including a change to the existing Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)

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New Blogs

July 27, 2015

Blogs : Three Ways The Energy Policy Act Ushered In The Frackopoly

This is a good week to reflect on Dick Cheney’s role in facilitating fracking. The damage he did is much broader than is usually discussed.

July 21, 2015