Additional Resources

AWI Compassion Index
Online resource that offers updates on pending legislation and governmental actions affecting animal welfare, and provides a rating for each Member of Congress based on their animal welfare-related legislative decisions: www.compassionindex.org.

Legislative History
A listing of important legislative initiatives advanced by the Animal Welfare Institute.

113th Congressional Directory
The Animal Welfare Institute's Congressional Directory for the 113th US Congress is now available. This small, color booklet provides information on how to contact every Member of Congress, as well as House and Senate committees and relevant government officials. It is a valuable and convenient tool to have when helping us contact Members of Congress on important animal protection measures.

Thomas Legislative Information Service (external link)