WASHINGTON, DC ““ Representative Kay Granger (R-TX), is now co-sponsoring the PAST ACT (Prevent All Soring Tactics Act).
Before being elected to Congress in 1996, Granger was the Mayor of Fort Worth. Texas from 1991 – 1995.
She became the first Republican woman to represent the State of Texas in the U. S. House. Granger has held leadership positions including House Deputy Whip, and is currently Vice Chair of the Appropriation Subcommittee on Defense.
Granger becomes the 283rd Representative of 435 Congressmen to co-sponsor the measure which is 65%+ of the United States House of Representatives.
She is the 104th House Republican to co-sponsor the Bill.
The PAST ACT will remove the pads and chains, eliminate the corrupt HIOs and make horse soring a federal felony.