26 February 2017
- Your taxes are funding a secret, multibillion-dollar government enterprise that tortures and kills tens of millions of animals every year. Even puppies are subjected to a wide range of torture, including forced heart attacks. Finally, Congress is seeking answers.
Last week—following criticism from bipartisan Congress members, citizens, press, and advocacy groups like the White Coat Waste Project, a nonprofit that seeks to eliminate cruel, wasteful and unnecessary taxpayer-funded animal testing—the U.S. Department of Agriculture began to reverse course on its unjustifiable animal welfare database blackout. It started by restoring documents about government and other animal laboratories. This is a crucial resource, but we’re still fighting systemic government transparency failures about $15 billion in wasteful taxpayer-funded experimentation on dogs and other animals.
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