WASHINGTON, D.C. — Now that more ballots have been counted, the Center for Food Safety here acknowledged that passage of a Washington state proposal to label genetically engineered foods is unlikely. While the official vote may not be announced until Dec. 5, the latest tally shows that Initiative 522 was rejected 51.7% to 48.2 %. CONNECT WITH SN ON TWITTER Follow @SN_News for updates throughout the day. Because of Washington state’s vote-by-mail system, ...
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