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Taxpayer Watchdog Group Sues VA for Records of Cat De-Braining Experiments

A taxpayer watchdog group has filed a federal lawsuit against the Department of Veterans Affairs, seeking the release of records related to taxpayer-funded experiments on cats, according to a Sept. 2 news release.

FDA-Required Tests on Puppies Slow Progress to COVID Treatment

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is slowing the search for treatments and cures for COVID-19 and other illnesses by forcing pharmaceutical manufacturers to conduct unscientific and outdated drug safety tests on puppies. The FDA asserts these tests are necessary because they help screen out toxic drugs before they reach people, but the evidence shows they’re inaccurate and inefficient. The FDA has the power to fix this, but hasn’t, and I’ve joined a new #CutFDARedTape effort to change that.

We're united in an effort to end the FDA's dog testing mandate

They say if you want a friend in Washington, get a dog. Today lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are finally returning the favor, working together to eliminate the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) outdated, burdensome and inhumane dog testing mandate.

Rep. Neguse is helping send VA’s cruel, wasteful kitten experiments to the litter box

Do you want your hard-earned money wasted to buy, cripple, torture, and kill kittens in Department of Veterans Affairs labs?

I definitely don’t—and White Coat Waste Project’s (WCW) 2-million members and supporters are grateful to have Rep. Joe Neguse (D-CO) once again leading the fight to stop the federal government from wasting Colorado taxpayers’ money on this cruel boondoggle.