“Per James Moran’s Office, (June 8, 2012) we have approximately TEN DAYS to Make our Demands, as American Tax-Paying Citizens, and American ANTI-Horse-Slaughter Advocates, before Congressman James Moran submits his Amendment to Prohibit USDA Inspections at Horse Slaughter Plants.”
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Originally posted on We Don't Eat Our Horses and Horse Slaughter is NOT Humane Euthanasia.:
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Per the following Email from Congress Person James Moran the resumption of horse slaughter in the U.S. is very real possibility in the near future.
Please read the following Email and Take Appropriate Action Suggested at the Bottom of this Alert.
“Knowing of your support for protecting horses from slaughter, I share your concerns and wanted to update you on some recent developments.
As you know, in 2006 a bipartisan amendment that prohibited the USDA from spending funds to inspect horse slaughter facilities was supported on the House floor by a vote of 269-158. Despite its inclusion in every subsequent Agriculture appropriations bill, the provision was dropped by the new Chairman of the Agriculture Subcommittee in the fiscal year 2012 bill. During the Appropriations Committee markup, an amendment I offered was added that reinstated this important language by a bipartisan vote of…
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