Seattle Weekly: GMO Labeling Campaign Quietly Raises Millions; Can Its Lead Last?

Nina Shapiro of Seattle Weekly reports:

With the local political season focused on the mayoral primary, other races and ballots measures have have faded into the background. Quietly, though, campaigners on both sides of Initiative 522—the measure that would label genetically engineered food–have been raising millions of dollars. A high-stakes battle of national interest is in the offing, one also indicated by some heated rhetoric that is just starting to simmer.