Posted by Arin Greenwood | 14 August 2020

🔥🔥”The Veterans Administration is doing things to cats that would land an individual in jail, and you’re paying for it.”🔥🔥 That’s the first line in the Nevada Current’s great story about White Coat Waste Project’s new investigation, revealing how the VA is purchasing, crippling, and killing 6-month-old kittens in secretive constipation experiments… to the tune...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 13 August 2020

We’re not the only ones calling for the FDA to cut red tape and spare puppies, stop waste, and save lives.  We’ve got the support of powerful, bipartisan members of Congress. And now more than 100,000 taxpayers have joined our mission, signing Dr. Tiffani Milless’ petition demanding the Food and Drug Administration abolish its wasteful...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 11 August 2020

🚨🚨🚨 A recent White Coat Waste Project investigation revealed the VA is torturing and killing 6-month-old kittens in secretive constipation experiments, and forcing you to pay for it—and now Congress is demanding answers. 🚨🚨🚨 The VA’s continued use of taxpayer dollars to conduct painful and invasive experiments on cats is unacceptable. These tests are unnecessary...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 27 July 2020

WCW’s Cut FDA Red Tape campaign is in the Financial Times! Opinion: The US has moved in the right direction, away from misleading and wasteful animal trials https://t.co/l86Gg1FeTw — Financial Times (@FinancialTimes) July 27, 2020 In a fantastic new op-ed published this weekend, Lisa Kramer—professor of finance at the University of Toronto—makes a powerful case...

Posted by Arin Greenwood | 24 July 2020

You already know about the Department of Veterans Affairs’ cruel and wasteful experiments on dogs. With your help, we’ve made historic steps toward defunding and defeating it. We also worked with Congress last year to secure a phase-out of the VA’s testing on cats and primates by 2025. As reported by Military.com, The Sun, and...

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...