House Defeats GMO Grass Seed Ban

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 in Featured

House Defeats GMO Grass Seed Ban

by Christine Stuart Less than 24 hours after the Senate approved a bill banning genetically modified grass seed, the House found bipartisan agreement to kill it. The bill was a top priority for outgoing Senate President Donald Williams. But House Speaker Brendan Sharkey was not sold on the idea or consulted about the bill. In a show of bipartisanship, Democrats and Republicans worked Thursday to defeat it by a 103-37 vote. Following the vote, Sharkey said Williams never had...

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