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SHELLY & DEBRA, HOUSE& SENATE IN SES   Anti Slaughter Issues

Started by jakejake17; 2 views.
jakejake17

From: jakejake17

9/13/10

HELLO SHELLY & DEBRA,   WE NEED OUR WEEKLY CALL LISTS. THE HOUSE & SENATE ARE BACK IN SESSION, TODAY. WE NEED YOU. THE HORSES NEED YOU.WE NEED DIRECTION.FOR THE HORSES, WE HAVE TO CALL & FAX. THE HORSES CANNOT AFFORD TO LOSE ANY OF US. THEY NEED OUR SUPPORT...    ALL OF US.......   THANKS,    RUTHIE    FOB
Debra, WI (DebraWI)

From: Debra, WI (DebraWI)

9/14/10

Hay Ruthie,

Hope you're doing well:)

We'll be in touch with you all later today or latest tomorrow.

btw, please keep in mind that there is certain info we must keep off the boards.

We'll be in touch

Debra, WI - Americans Against Horse Slaughter

  • Edited 9/14/2010 2:02 pm ET by Debra, WI (DebraWI)
Debra, WI (DebraWI)

From: Debra, WI (DebraWI)

9/15/10

Hi All,

Ruthie, thanks for your help and for encouraging folks to continue to call for the horses. Below is our latest target lists...

Please Contact The Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick J. Leahy (Vermont) and all the Senate Judiciary Committee Members (see list below) and ask them to move S727 out of
committee and on to the floor for a vote to pass The Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act.

Next, contact the House Judiciary Subcommittee Members and ask them to move HR503out of committee and onto the floor for a vote. Members:http://judiciary.house.gov/about/subcrime.html

You can also contact your U.S. representative and your two U.S. Senators and urge him or her to vote YES on the anti horse slaughter bill by calling the Captiol Switchboard at
202-224-3121


Senate Judiciary Committee Members

1. Patrick J. Leahy Vermont #(202) 224-4242

2. Herb Kohl Wisconsin #(202) 224-5653
Fax:(202) 224-9787

3. Dianne Feinstein California #(202) 224-3841
Fax:(202) 228-3954

4. Russ Feingold Wisconsin #(202)-224-5323

5. Arlen Specter Pennsylvania #202-224-4254
Fax:(202)-228-1229

6. Chuck Schumer New York #202-224-6542
Fax:(202)-228-3027

7. Dick Durbin Illinois #(202) 224-2152
Fax:(202)-228-0400

8. Benjamin L. Cardin Maryland #202-224-4524
Fax:(202)-224-1651

9. Sheldon Whitehouse Rhode Island #202-224-2921
Fax:(202)-228-6362

10. Amy Klobuchar Minnesota #202-224-3244
Fax:(202)-228-2186

11. Ted Kaufman Delaware #(202) 224-5042
Fax:(202) 228-3075

12. Al Franken Minnesota #(202) 224-5641

13. Jeff Sessions Alabama #(202) 224-4124

14. Orrin G. Hatch Utah #(202) 224-5251
Fax:(202) 224-6331

15. Chuck Grassley Iowa #(202) 224-3744
Fax:(202) 224-6020

16. Jon Kyl Arizona #(202) 224-4521
Fax:(202) 224-2207

17. Lindsey Graham South Carolina #(202) 224-5972

18. John Cornyn Texas #(202)-224-2934
Fax:(202)-228-2856

19. Tom Coburn Oklahoma #(202)-224-5754
Fax:(202)-224-6008


AutumnSmoke

From: AutumnSmoke

9/16/10

This info is added to Debra's list.
The following senators cosponsor S.727 this session (111th) now:

Feinstein, Schumer, Cardin, Whitehouse, Graham.

The following senators cosponsored S.311 last session (110th):

Leahy, Feinstein, Specter, Schumer, Durbin, Cardin, Whitehouse, Graham.

The previous and current bills differ in language, but they both ban horse slaughter for human consumption. Please tell the aide when you call their office:

1) if you're a voter in their state

2) if they've supported this ban now/in the past.

3) will they please support S.727 and cosponsor it NOW.

chance1965

From: chance1965

9/16/10

thanks for the list of current (and past) sponsors ... I wanted that before I called and haven't had time to look up the info.

AutumnSmoke

From: AutumnSmoke

9/16/10

Good luck with your calls! And thanks for helping horses.
jakejake17

From: jakejake17

9/20/10

hello debra,  will do..   thanks ruthie
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