Posted by Anthony Bellotti | 16 May 2018

WCW VP Justin Goodman speaks alongside Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) and NEAVS’s Nathan Herschler at the Congressional briefing to release the “Toxic Testing” report Last year, White Coat Waste Project exposed the National Toxicology Program’s (NTP) taxpayer-funded animal tests for so-called “abortion herbs” and cosmetics ingredients. It turns out, the problem is even worse than we knew....

Posted by Justin Goodman | 11 May 2018

Just days after White Coat Waste Project’s new exposé of USDA’s deadly taxpayer-funded kitten experiments, Congressman Mike Bishop (R-MI)–who was instrumental in breaking the investigation–has joined forces with House Agriculture Committee member Rep. Jimmy Panetta (D-CA) to introduce a bill to end this waste and abuse. As first reported by CNN, the bipartisan pair introduced the...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 07 May 2018

The kitten is out of the bag. A new White Coat Waste Project investigation has exposed that for nearly half-a-century taxpayers have been funding deadly kitten experiments at a secretive U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) laboratory in Beltsville, Maryland. Now, we’re working with Congress to stop it. Photo from inside USDA kitten lab obtained by...

Posted by Elizabeth Walker | 28 April 2018

White Coat Waste Project, Members of Congress, and influential politicos agree that wasteful air pollution animal tests at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) should be relegated to the trash heap of history.  So does a bipartisan supermajority of American taxpayers who are being forced to pay for EPA to force 20,000 animals annually to eat lard and then inhale...

Posted by Elizabeth Walker | 18 April 2018

To coincide with Tax Week 2018, White Coat Waste Project just launched a national campaign to defund the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) wasteful and deadly multi-million-dollar air pollution animal tests. Our exposé last month uncovered how your tax dollars are funding EPA tests on more than 20,000 animals annually that include forcing them to eat lard and then...

Posted by Elizabeth Walker | 09 April 2018

In a historic win for taxpayers and animals following WCW investigations, Virginia has enacted the country’s first law that would prevent tax dollars from being spent on “maximum pain” experiments on dogs and cats at the Richmond VA Medical Center and all other facilities across the state. Bill approved banning tax dollars for painful medical research on...

Posted by Elizabeth Walker | 22 March 2018

The press is calling it “a win for the White Coat Waste Project, a nonprofit that frames animal rights as a conservative issue by linking it to the waste of taxpayer dollars.”  President Trump has just signed a federal spending bill that includes a WCW-backed measure that will defund most–if not all–of the Department of Veterans...

Posted by Elizabeth Walker | 14 March 2018

In the face of growing pressure from WCW, Congress, media, veterans, and other taxpayers, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has announced a new, expanded effort to curb wasteful and cruel taxpayer-funded dog experiments. The VA reports that it has not approved any new dog experiments since last year, and that it is reviewing all ongoing projects with...

Posted by Elizabeth Walker | 13 March 2018

As first reported in an Arkansas Democrat-Gazette cover story, White Coat Waste Project recently won a federal lawsuit that reveals why the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) took quick and decisive action to cancel its nicotine addiction experiments on baby monkeys after criticism from WCW. Squirrel monkey confined at FDA’s nicotine addiction lab. After the FDA initially refused to do...