Ban GMO mosquitoes in Texas

Ban GMO mosquitoes in Texas

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Nancy Rodriguez started this petition to Texas State House and

Concerns that the GMO mosquitoes may carry or develop unknown pathogens that hurt humans. There has not been enough testing and observation of the GMO mosquitoes.
Though the mosquito is an introduced species, native species are now reliant on these mosquitoes for their diet.
Concerns that the GMO mosquitoes may mutate into a stronger mosquito that can reproduce, which poses a whole new threat.
Despite  objection a new type of mosquito – a GMO mosquito – will be added to the environment under the GMO plan.
Only areas where humans are present need to be sprayed, which reduces insecticide impact.
Most pesticides have been ruled safe by government researchers, so why risk a GMO release?
Fear that despite the gene modification, some of the hatched GMO mosquitoes will survive to adulthood and breed.
The cost of producing GMO mosquitoes is too expensive and too time-consuming.
There are already numerous methods for destroying mosquitoes or protecting people from them, including the use of a Mosquito Magnet. 
We did not consent to GMO mosquitoes!

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