H.R. 961 — Colorado, Connecticut, DC and Florida

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Call to Action on H.R. 961

Calling all residents of Colorado, Connecticut, DC and Florida.

Are you ready to take part on behalf of horses and help get us the necessary cosponsors to blast H.R. 961, The SAFE Act of 2019, out of Committee and onto the House floor for debate and vote?

When The SAFE Act becomes law it will totally abolish the practice of slaughtering horses for human consumption. Imagine the impact on the lives of our Quarter Horses (America’s Horse), Thoroughbreds and Wild Horses & Burros. There is so very much at stake.

Magic Number — 290

Here’s how we do it.

If we get 290 cosponsors we can use the Consensus Calendar Rule and move the Bill onto the House Floor for debate and vote.

As of this writing, H.R. 961 has 149 cosponsors.

Below are all U.S. Representatives for the States of Colorado, Connecticut and Florida and DC at Large. Those who have cosponsored are marked with a big YES.

If they have not cosponsored, you know what to do. Contact them and ask that they cosponsor H.R. 961 at their earliest opportunity.

For those new to the process, here’s a link that will take you through it right here on Tuesday’s Horse.

COLORADO

District 1 — Rep. Diana DeGette (D) — YES

District 2 — Rep. Joe Neguse (D) — YES

District 3 — Rep. Scott R. Tipton (R) — YES

District 4 — Rep. Ken Buck (R)

District 5 — Rep. Doug Lambourn (R)

District 6 — Rep. Jason Crow (D) — YES

District 7 — Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D) — YES

• CONNECTICUT (CT)

District 1 — Rep. John B. Larson (D) — YES

District 2 — Rep. Joe Courtney (D)

District 3 — Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D)

District 4 — Rep. James A. Himes (D) — YES

District 5 — Rep. Jahana Hayes (D) — YES

• DC AT LARGE

Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) — YES

• FLORIDA

District 1 — Mùatt Gaetz (R) — YES

District 2 — Neal Dunn (R)

District 3 — Ted Yoho (R)

District 4 — John Rutherford (R)

District 5 — Al Lawson (D) — YES

District 6 — Michael Waltz (R)

District 7 — Stephanie Murphy (D)

District 8 — Bill Posey (R) — YES

District 9 — Darren Soto (D) — YES

District 10 — Val Demings (D)

District 11 — Daniel Webster (R)

District 12 — Gus Bilirakis (R)

District 13 — Charlie Crist (D) — YES

District 14 — Kathy Castor (D) — YES

District 15 — Ross Spano (R)

District 16 — Vern Buchanan (R) — YES

District 17 — Greg Steube (R)

District 18 — Brian Mast (R) — YES

District 19 — Francis Rooney (R)

District 20 — Alcee Hastings (D) — YES

District 21 — Lois Frankel (D) — YES

District 22 — Ted Deutch (D)

District 23 — Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D) — YES

District 24 — Frederica Wilson (D)

District 25 — Mario Díaz-Balart (R)

District 26 — Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D) — YES

District 27 — Donna Shalala (D) — YES

View All Cosponsors of H.R. 691

https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/961/cosponsors

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Take Action

Contact the YES’s to say thank you (believe us, they will remember); and the non YES’s to ask for their cosponsorship.

You do not need to wait for your State to be called here on Tuesday’s Horse. Take action today no matter what State you are from. Thank you!

Resources

Find your U.S. Representative at House.gov (enter zip code and click ‘Look Up’, top right hand corner of landing page) »
Directory of Representatives at House.gov »
Tips for Taking Action on H.R. 961, Tuesday’s Horse »
How a Bill Becomes Law, Tuesday’s Horse »

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3 thoughts on “H.R. 961 — Colorado, Connecticut, DC and Florida”

  1. Please vote YES on H.R. 961 no horse ever needs to be slaughtered to death and to suffer being cut open whole alive. They are our Icons and have built this country along with being great healers to those with PTSD like our vets. Do not allow this to happen

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