Congress is involved in the appropriations process.
Stop the funding of the current protocol of the Bureau of Land Management.
Stop the funding for Salazar’s proposal to throw more of your tax-payer dollars into an ill conceived, knee-jerk proposal, born out of fear that the ROAM act will pass and he will have to get his program under control!
You must act by March 2!
IDA, In Defense of Animals, has a web page set-up for quick action.
(Long Essay I wrote explaining the issues surrounding wild horses and burros. Good for basic info on ROAM.)
STOP PAYING FOR THIS!
(At about three and a half minutes into this YouTube is the video footage of the foal chased by helicopter and the ultimate consequence of such actions. This is a long video… it attempts to show the endless feeling of despair.)
NOTE: If you receive e-mail notification that your letter to those on the Committee will not be responded to because you do not live in their state, here are the phone numbers. You can remind them that the funding for this program is a National crisis, not one confined to their state.
Energy and Natural Resources Committee
Chairman Jeff Bingaman (NM) – Chair – Phone (202) 224-5521
Byron L. Dorgan (ND) – Phone (202) 224-2551
Ron Wyden (OR) – Phone (202) 224-5244
Tim Johnson (SD) – Phone (202) 224-5842
Mary L. Landrieu (LA) – Phone (202) 224-5824
Maria Cantwell (WA) – Phone (202) 224-3441
Robert Menendez (NJ) – Phone (202) 224-4744
Blanche Lincoln (AR) – Phone (202) 224-4843
Bernard Sanders (I) (VT) – Phone (202) 224-5141
Evan Bayh (IN) – Phone (202) 224-5623
Debbie Stabenow (MI) – Phone (202) 224-4822
Mark Udall (CO) – Phone (202) 224-5941
Jeanne Shaheen (NH) – Phone (202) 224-2841
Lisa Murkowski (AK) – Phone (202) 224-6665
Richard Burr (NC) – Phone (202) 224-3154
John Barrasso (WY) – Phone 202-224-6441
Sam Brownback (KS) – Phone (202) 224-6521
James E. Risch (ID) – Phone 202-224-2752
John McCain (AZ) – Phone (202) 224-2235
Robert Bennett (UT) – Phone (202) 224-5444
Jim Bunning (KY) – Phone (202) 224-4343
Jeff Sessions (AL) – Phone (202) 224-4124
Bob Corker (TN) – Phone (202) 224-3344