- uploaded: Apr 13, 2012
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Last month, you helped submit a record-breaking number of comments -- more
than one million -- to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) in favor of
labeling genetically engineered foods.
And what was their response? "We haven't made a decision yet." 
But we have the right to know what we're feeding our families now. So we're taking this campaign to the next level and asking President Obama to weigh in.
Will you help?
The White House has an online tool called "We the People" that lets
individuals launch petitions directed at the Obama Administration. If we get enough signatures in the next 30 days, the petition will be reviewed by White House policy experts who will issue an official response.
We need you to show the President that this is an important issue that demands
a public dialogue -- and that he should speak out publicly in favor of
Here's how it works:
1) Visit the petition on the White House website by clicking here:
2) If you already have an account, sign in. If not, click "Create an Account" and fill out your information -- then check your email to verify your new
3) Then click "Sign This Petition" -- and you're done! Thank you.
We have less than 30 days to reach 25,000 signatures for this petition,
otherwise the White House won't respond. Your signature today will go a long way toward showing President Obama that this issue matters to the American public.
Please, take three minutes and sign our petition to the White House in favor of labeling genetically engineered foods.
Sign the petition here:
And after you sign, please share the petition with your friends and family on social media by clicking on the Facebook and Twitter links on the petition