Archived Action eAlerts

Friday, April 4, 2014
On Wednesday the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee unanimously approved S. 1406, the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act by a voice vote. The bill now moves to the full Senate...
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Update: At the April 8th hearing for the Orca Welfare and Safety Act (AB 2140), the California Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee agreed, at the suggestion of the Chair, to send the bill to...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Update: At the April 8th hearing for the Orca Welfare and Safety Act (AB 2140), the California Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee agreed, at the suggestion of the Chair, to send the bill to...
Friday, March 21, 2014
Dear DC-Metro-Area Humanitarian, We wanted to let you know about two events in our area next week that focus on animals that are often overlooked: birds and bats. Join us for a pair of film...
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Update: On March 31, 2014, President Obama announced that the United States will not impose targeted trade sanctions to address Iceland’s commercial whaling. Instead the President revised and...
Friday, February 28, 2014
Update: Unfortunately, Governor Otter signed ag-gag bill S.1337 into law. We are disappointed with the governor’s decision but it will not stop us from working to protect farm animals in the state....
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Update: Unfortunately, both the House of Delegates and the Senate passed SB 50. AWI wrote to the governor asking him to veto it. As of March 31, 2014, Gov. McAuliffe had not yet signed it. Dear...
Friday, February 14, 2014
Update: On February 26, the VA Senate passed HB 972 unanimously.  Because of a minor change, the House will have to approve it again, but no problems are expected. Dear Virginia Humanitarian...
Monday, February 3, 2014
Dear Humanitarian, This week the U.S. House of Representatives will consider the Sportsmen's Heritage And Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013 (H.R. 3590), or "SHARE Act," an attack on our nation's...
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Update: Indiana legislators amended S.B. 101 taking out the egregious anti-whistleblower provisions. The bill now only criminalizes property damage and trespassing, and does not target animal cruelty...