Dr. Gipson Ousted from USDAYour letters, e-mails and phone calls are truly making a difference!Due almost solely to the efforts of the Alliance and our supporters, Chester Gipson, USDA’s Deputy Administrator for Animal Care, the person responsible for the enforcement of the Anim
February 5, 2015 – A bill introduced early in the legislative session seeks to hold a person liable for voicing concerns about the safety of food from animals raised on factory farms. The language in this bill is similar to an existing law in Texas that resulted in Oprah Winfre
January, 2015 – Europeans suspend importation of horse meat from Mexico. The European Commission has placed a moratorium on the import of horse meat from Mexico due to health concerns. CLICK HERE to read more.
January 6, 2015 – Congress has once again denied the funds to conduct federal inspections of horse slaughter facilities thereby preventing horse slaughter plants from operating in the United States in 2015. CLICK HERE to read more.