The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on the new DARK Act today. (The House of Representatives passed a version of the bill last summer.) This vote could have huge repercussions on the food industry as we know it—here's the EWG's take on what's at stake.
On March 14, Sen.Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) filed a new version of the bill we call the Deny Americans the Right to Know, or DARK, Act. Unfortunately, this new proposal is not much better than the previous versions we’ve seen.
We’ve completed a new legal analysis of the bill, and here are the top problems: