FROM THE TARHEEL STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, U.S. REPRESENTATIVE G. K. BUTTERFIELD (D-NC) BECOMES 298TH CONGRESSMAN TO CO-SPONSOR THE PAST ACT

WASHINGTON, DC  ““  Democrat  Representative G. K. Butterfield (D-NC)  is now co-sponsoring the  PAST ACT  (Prevent All Soring Tactics Act).

U.S. REPRESENTATIVE G. K. BUTTERFIELD

U.S. REPRESENTATIVE G. K. BUTTERFIELD

Butterfield becomes the  298th  Representative to back the proposed legislation.

1ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA

1ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINARep. G.K.Butterfield:

Representative Butterfield is a former NC Judge before being elected to Congress in 2004.  He is of mixed race ancestry and is a member of the Black Caucus.  He serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  He is one of eight Chief Deputy Democratic Whips.

Now 69% of the U. S. House of Representatives co-sponsors the  PAST ACT.

The  PAST ACT  has strong bipartisan support and is endorsed by the  American Horse Council  and the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association).

Dr. Whitney Miller, DVM explains why AVMA backs the PAST ACT,  and wants nothing to do with the Blackburn/Alexander-McConnell Alternatives.

Nephew Eugene thinks,  as Rep. Schakowsky (D-IL) predicted,  there will be 300 members of the U. S. House co-sponsoring the PAST ACT.

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