Statement of Food & Water Watch Executive Director Wenonah Hauter
Democrats Ignore Science, Will of Most Americans by Rejecting Fracking and TPP Bans in Party Platform07.11.16
Statement of Wenonah Hauter, Executive Director, Food & Water Watch
Latest food company mega-merger expected to raise prices for consumers, undermine family farmers.
- Corporate Control of Food
Today, the Senate voted to revoke a popular and clear state labeling law in effect in Vermont and nullify all future state labeling initiatives.
As Historic Vermont Legislation Goes into Effect, Congress May Pull GMO Labels Off of Grocery Shelves06.30.16
The Senate should not vote to roll back the popularly enacted Vermont law and replace it with a giveaway to the agriculture industry.
- Press Release
Letter Urges President Obama to Meet with Fracking-Affected Communities “Abandoned By” Government Officials06.30.16
“We are here to ask you and ranking EPA officials to meet with our families to hear the personal testimonies – how they have been harmed by the oil and gas industry, and how they have been abandoned by local, state, and federal agencies and officials.”
- Press Release06.29.16
The letter urges the academy to publicly disclose conflicts of interest.
- Press Release
Appeals Court Urged to Strike Down Idaho Law That Hides Ag Operations from Public View, Imperils Public Health06.27.16
Advocacy groups cite food safety and public health concerns regarding Idaho's "ag-gag" law.
- Factory Farming & Food Safety
Latest version of bill rolls back democracy.