Posted by Arin Greenwood | 22 July 2020

“The federal government should not be subsidizing these dangerous, disease-prone markets.” At today’s U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works hearing on Stopping the Spread: Examining the Increased Risk of Zoonotic Disease from Illegal Wildlife Trafficking, Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) raised the critical importance of a WCW-backed bill known as Delilah’s Law. Delilah’s Law—S....

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 22 July 2020

💥💥 Powerful new allies have joined White Coat Waste Project’s coalition campaign to cut FDA red tape and stop waste, spare dogs, and save lives: Bipartisan members of Congress.💥💥 As first reported by the Washington Examiner, thanks to you, powerful Republicans and Democrats just sent this strongly worded letter to the Food and Drug Administration,...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 14 July 2020

The Department of Veterans Affairs has another scandal on its hands: A brand new Inspector General’s report finds the agency has been illegally spending your money on wasteful and cruel dog experiments. It’s official: the VA broke the law. It defied Congress and President Trump. And we caught them red-handed! In fact, the VA abused...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 12 July 2020

UPDATE December 28, 2020: The NIH’s 2021 funding bill has been signed into law. Unfortunately, greedy and heartless primate abusers tried to convince the Senate to discard the critical language and instead promote expanded taxpayer-funded monkey abuse. But thanks to pushback from WCW and Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA), a senior member of the NIH’s funding...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 08 July 2020

UPDATE December 28, 2020: The FDA’s 2021 funding bill has been signed into law! In it lawmakers stressed that the FDA should “reduce primate testing, prioritize alternative research methods, and seek opportunities to relocate primates to sanctuaries.” Congress also reiterated their keen interest in a report on the agency’s strategy and timeline for the reduction...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 08 July 2020

Check it out! Our VP Justin Goodman was recently interviewed by the Daily Caller’s Stephanie Hamill, about our Cut FDA Red Tape campaign—aimed at sparing puppies, saving lives, and stopping waste by ending the FDA’s disturbing and pointless dog testing demands. The FDA’s dog testing mandate is opposed by a supermajority of taxpayers, and for...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 08 July 2020

UPDATE December 28, 2020: We did it! Following WCW’s Cut FDA Red Tape campaign and lobbying, Congress included WCW-backed language in the Food and Drug Administration’s 2021 spending bill, which has been signed into law, directing the agency to issue a report on how drug makers can avoid wasteful, slow and costly dog testing mandates in favor...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 06 July 2020

UPDATE December 29, 2020: The VA’s 2021 funding bill has been signed into law! After WCW’s exposé of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ disturbing cat experiments—and our ongoing campaign to stop the VA’s abuse of dogs—Congress has renewed its funding prohibition and restrictions on the VA’s dog, cat, and primate testing (see Sec. 247 on page 1236). The...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 02 July 2020

What’s black and white, and 🔥  all over? News stories about the National Academies of Sciences’s (NAS) comprehensive review of dog testing at Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA) labs, that’s what! The NAS report came out yesterday, following three  years of WCW investigations, lobbying, and campaigns against government dog experiments—and it confirmed what we said...