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Originally Posted: 12 September 2011
[Ed. Note: YES, contact your Senators again! The horse slaughter profiteers have been at work convincing Representatives and Senators that horse slaughter is necessary to "save horses from starving to death because of problems with the economy"! Really... ]
Tell your Senators to VOTE YES on S. 1176, to support the end of horse slaughter in the U.S...AND end the shipment of U.S. horses to be slaughtered abroad.
Sign an online petition:
And/or better yet, make direct contact:
Contact your U.S. Senators
INFORMATION / TALKING POINTS
American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act of 2011 (S. 1176)
Bill # S.1176
Mary Landrieu (D-LA)
Cosponsor Total: 25
(last sponsor added 07/22/2011)
About This Legislation:
American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act of 2011 will end the slaughter of American horses here and, most urgently, will stop these horses from being exported abroad for slaughter. The sponsors, who have long championed the cause, have the bipartisan support of 14 colleagues who are co-sponsoring the bill.
Thank you for everything you do for animals!