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Entries by Michael Markarian from 04/2009

NRA Has No Dog in This Hunt

| Posted 04.03.2009 | Politics

The National Rifle Association says it's about defense of the Second Amendment. But more and more, it's about doing harm to man's best friend.

Handing Out Awards from Hollywood to Capitol Hill

| Posted 04.03.2009 | Politics

We see cruelty and abuse every day in our work, and it's important to take a step back and celebrate the dedicated and compassionate people who are making a meaningful difference.

Stamp Out Extinction

| Posted 04.13.2009 | Green

The new bill introduced by Congressman Henry Brown (R-S.C.) and Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo (D-Guam) is a good deal for endangered species and for taxpayers.

Writing Off Fido and Fluffy

| Posted 04.23.2009 | Politics

AB 233 presents an opportunity to increase revenue to offset these significant annual local expenditures -- saving tax dollars and saving animal lives.

An Ounce of Python Prevention

| Posted 04.28.2009 | Politics

There have been well-known cases of exotic species that should never have been introduced in the U.S. Whether they are the zebra mussels, the snakehead fish, or the Gambian rats that caused the 2003 monkeypox outbreak.

Deal Dogs a Winning Hand

| Posted 04.30.2009 | Politics

It's a consensus position that dogfighting is abusive and unacceptable, and an important part of our work at The HSUS and HSLF involves strengthening ...