Colorado voters have rejected mandatory labels on many foods that have been genetically modified, known as GMOs.
Colorado ballots frequently are stacked with ballot measures that can change government as dramatically as any elected official. This midterm election is no exception.
Farms and fields dominate Colorado ads opposing a ballot measure to require labels on some foods that have been genetically modified, with farmers telling voters the labels will damage their businesses.
Burrito giant Chipotle on Tuesday endorsed ballot measures in Colorado and Oregon that would require labeling of genetically modified food.
A group called Right to Know Colorado GMO hosted a rally in downtown Denver Tuesday afternoon.
A national debate over food items containing genetically modified ingredients is headed to Colorado’s Capitol.
Colorado Rep. Jared Polis wants food labels to tell shoppers when products have been genetically engineered and discussed the plan in Boulder on Wednesday.