Posted by Justin Goodman | 20 August 2019

This morning in the Washington Examiner, White Coat Waste Project (WCW) and Pro-Life San Francisco (PLSF) exposed how tens of millions of tax dollars are being wasted on disturbing human fetal tissue experiments on animals opposed by most Americans. In their bipartisan op-ed, WCW board member Alyssa Canobbio Hackbarth–a Republican–and PLSF president Terrisa Bukovinac–a Democrat–describe...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 02 August 2019

Over 1.2 million White Coat Waste Project taxpayer advocates told the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to #GiveThemBack, and the agency listened! As first reported by WJLA in Washington, DC, the NIH–the nation’s single largest funder of animal testing–has enacted its first-ever policy allowing for the retirement of healthy animals after experiments end in its...

Posted by Daniel Lopez | 30 July 2019

Following advocacy by over 1.2 million White Coat Waste Project supporters, the U.S. Senate is stepping up to protect survivors of wasteful government animal experiments! Senate bill could save many federal lab animals’ lives and give them a new homehttps://t.co/8M0zwo4VPU — TIME (@TIME) July 30, 2019 As reported by TIME, Washington Examiner, Associated Press, and...

Posted by Daniel Lopez | 29 July 2019

When White Coat Waste Project shut down the USDA’s kitten slaughterhouse earlier this year, the agency committed to adopting out the 14 cats who remained in the shuttered lab. Now, some of the lucky survivors got to meet the lawmakers who helped win their freedom after years locked in a federal laboratory. Last week, as...

Posted by Daniel Lopez | 17 July 2019

ABC7 investigative reporter Scott Taylor was instrumental in helping White Coat Waste Project expose and shut down the USDA’s kitten slaughterhouse. Now, he and Washington, DC’s ABC7 are helping spread the word about Violet’s Law (aka the AFTER Act), and why it’s needed to spare the lives of over 50,000 dogs, cats, primates, rabbits and...

Posted by Daniel Lopez | 15 July 2019

Once again, White Coat Waste Project has busted taxpayer-funded monkey abusers for violating a long-standing federal law designed to inform Americans how the government is spending their money. NIH and MIT experimenters failed to disclose how much taxpayer money they spent to drill into monkeys’ heads and assess how their brains respond to musical sounds....

Posted by Daniel Lopez | 10 July 2019

Last year, White Coat Waste Project (WCW) released it’s Toxic Testing report exposing painful, secretive and wasteful chemical tests on hundreds of thousands of animals by the National Toxicology Program (NTP).  Now, Congress is demanding answers after hitting roadblocks in its own attempts to learn more about the controversial program. The National Toxicology Program uses...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 03 July 2019

Following a White Coat Waste Project campaign and leadership from Republicans and Democrats in Congress, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is reportedly hatching a bold plan to dramatically cut funding for “horrific and inhumane” animal testing opposed by a supermajority of taxpayers. Earlier this year, Congress and President Trump enacted WCW-backed legislation urging the EPA...

Posted by Daniel Lopez | 25 June 2019

In 2016, White Coat Waste Project was the first organization to expose wasteful and cruel experiments on dogs at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and launch a campaign to defund it. Now, the embattled program is on its last legs, with a new report stating that, “VA’s taxpayer-funded dog experiments slow to a near-end”...