ACT NOW – PLEASE PROTECT “THE HORSES” FROM THE SORE BIG LICK HORDES – PLEASE CALL YOUR SENATOR – PHONE, FAX, E-MAIL OR TWEET – URGE APPROVAL BY SENATE COMMERCE COMMITTEE OF THE PAST ACT

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WASHINGTON, DC – Please ask Your Senator ON THE COMMITTEE to VOTE TO APPROVE THE PAST ACT, and PASS IT OUT OF COMMITTEE TO THE SENATE FLOOR FOR A VOTE:

MEMBERS OF THE SENATE COMMERCE COMMITTEE

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WHAT TO SAY…..

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Why you are calling…You are calling about the MARK UP hearing of the PAST ACT,            S 1406 on April 9, 2014 before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation.

REASONS YOU ARE SUPPORTING THE PAST ACT:

  • BANS HEAVY PADS AND CHAINS USED FOR SORING
  • ELIMINATES FAILED SELF REGULATION –  60 YEARS OF SORING.
  • MAKES SORING HORSES A FEDERAL FELONY WITH PRISON TIME FOR VIOLATORS.
  • PUTS THE USDA IN CHARGE OF INSPECTION AND ENFORCING HORSE PROTECTION ACT.
  • MAKES HORSE SHOW MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYING FOR INSPECTORS
  • WILL NOT COST THE GOVERNMENT A DIME
  • PAST ACT HAS THE SUPPORT OF THE AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION,  THE AMERICAN EQUINE PRACTITIONERS ASSOCIATION, THE AMERICAN HORSE COUNCIL, THE UNITED STATES EQUESTRIAN FEDERATION, EVERY VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION OF EVERY STATE,  AMERICAN QUARTER HORSE ASSOCIATION,   AMERICAN SADDLEBRED ASSOCATION.

PLEASE SEND THIS MAP SHOWING THE MEMBERS OF THE TENNESSEE WALKING HORSE BREEDERS & EXHIBITORS ASSOCIATION   VOTED 63% LANDSLIDE FOR PASSAGE OF THE PAST ACT:

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It all hangs in the balance at 2:30 P.M. EDST on Wednesday,  April 8, 2014.

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