Posted by Mackenzie Burr | 31 October 2019

Guess what? Uncle Sam forces you to pay $15 billion in taxes – that’s billion with a “B” – for wicked and wasteful experiments on animals. Every. Single. Year. Whether you like it or not. So, just in time for Halloween, WCW has compiled a list of the top 13 government torture devices you bought …...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 30 October 2019

White Coat Waste Project (WCW) just exposed how the nation’s top taxpayer-funded monkey abusers have been violating a federal law requiring that they publicly disclose the costs of their cruel and wasteful experiments. During its investigation, WCW unearthed a little-known video of the noncompliant primate experiments at Emory University’s Yerkes National Primate Research Center (NPRC)....

Posted by Daniel Lopez | 30 October 2019

Taxpayer-funded monkey experimenters don’t want you to know how much of your money they’re wasting to create drunk monkeys and abuse other primates in experiments, but White Coat Waste Project (WCW) isn’t letting them get away with it.   As first reported by the Washington Examiner, WCW has filed a complaint with the National Institutes...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 26 October 2019

“[S]tabbing, burning and shooting pigs and goats, and sometimes even dogs….” Is this how you want your money spent? Dem lawmakers criticize training involving “stabbing, burning and shooting” animals https://t.co/mDhSTpvBqs pic.twitter.com/5M7OBZ15qp — The Hill (@thehill) October 26, 2019 White Coat Waste Project recently discovered that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and U.S. Marshal’s Service...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 23 October 2019

Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA)–a WCW Waste Warrior awardee–made history earlier this year by leading a successful effort with WCW to pass first-ever legislation directing the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to phase-out wasteful and painful primate testing that’s opposed by most taxpayers. As that bill works it way to the President, Rep. Roybal-Allard is holding...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 22 October 2019

Earlier this year, White Coat Waste Project (WCW) and Pro-Life San Francisco (PLSF) exposed how the federal government has been wasting millions of taxpayer dollars on cruel and unnecessary animal testing using human fetal tissue (HFT). Now, a new WCW-PLSF study of National Institutes of Health (NIH) spending data shows the full scale and scope...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 16 October 2019

In August, White Coat Waste Project and Pro-Life San Francisco exposed how the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has been wasting over $100 million annually on wasteful and cruel animal testing using human fetal tissue. Now, an army of influential lawmakers is demanding answers. Republicans demand answers about government experiments with animals and fetal tissue...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 03 October 2019

As White Coat Waste Project (WCW) first exposed during tax season in 2017, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) Richmond, Virginia lab was the only facility in the entire federal government using tax dollars for excruciatingly painful experiments on dogs without anesthesia. Now, as first reported by WRIC, documents obtained via the Freedom of Information...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 24 September 2019

It’s official: the federal government agrees with White Coat Waste Project and Congress that more transparency is needed about agency efforts to replace wasteful animal testing. It all started in 2016 when WCW released its “Spending to Death” report exposing wasteful and secretive dog experimentation in government labs and calling for more transparency and other...