SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — New campaign finance reportsreveal that just contributed $4.2 million to defeat Proposition 37, which would require labeling of . That is the largest contribution in the race. Total contributions to defeat Proposition 37 amount to $25 million, and nearly $23 million during the last week.
Other major new contributions against Proposition 37 were given by E. I. Dupont de Nemours($1,273,600), Dow Agrosciences ($1,184,800) and PepsiCo ($1,126,079).
“The giant pesticide and food companies are afraid of the mothers and grandmothers who want the right to know what’s in our food,” said Stacy Malkan, media director of California Right to Know. “These companies will try to buy the election, but it won’t work. Monsanto and Dupont.”moms and dads will prevail over
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