Bill Introduced to Restore Prohibition of Wild Horses to Slaughter

Congressman Nick Rahall of West Virginia introduced a bill (H.R. 297) to the House of Representatives on Jan. 25 that would restore the prohibition on the commercial sale and slaughter of wild horses and burros.

In a speech to the 109th Congress, Rahall said, "My legislation is necessary because of 36 lines that were hidden away in the recently enacted Consolidated Appropriations Act

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