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Volunteer Appreciation Meeting – ( Fixed registration link)

The following is from Rocky Mountain Horse Expo Expo Feedback and Planning 2020 The 2019 Rocky Mountain Horse Expo was great and we thank all of you that helped to make it a success! You are invited to attend an Expo Appreciation Meeting and Celebration on May 4th, 2019, at Arapahoe Race Park Derby Day at the Park! Expo Appreciation Meeting starts at 1:30PM The Kentucky Derby Starts at 4:50PM Refreshments and Prizes to all that volunteered at the 2019 Expo! During our gathering we will go over the 2019 Expo activities and get your input and ideas. We will then start talking about 2020! Are you interested in helping in 2020? Come Join us! After our gathering you'll then ...
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Push the PAST Act to the House Floor!

The following is from the American Horse Council: American Horse Council Action Alert Push the PAST Act to the House Floor, Bill Gains 219 Sponsors! Since being introduced in January, the bipartisan “Sen. Joseph Tydings Memorial Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act” (H.R. 693) has gained 219 cosponsors, which is more than half of the members of the House of Representatives.  Under new House rules, any legislation gaining 290 or more co-sponsors will receive an automatic vote on the floor.  As soon as H.R. 693 gains 71 more supporters – a target the horse industry can reach with your continued advocacy – House leadership will schedule the bill for a vote on the floor, where it’s assured quick passage. H.R. 693 will ...
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Co-Sponsor the Bi-Partisan PAST Act of 2019!

The following is from the American Horse Council: American Horse Council Action Alert Tell Your Senators to Co-Sponsor the Bi-Partisan PAST Act of 2019! Following up on commitments made to the horse industry earlier this year, Sens. Crapo (R-ID) and Warner (D-VA) have led a bipartisan charge to re-introduce the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act of 2019 (S. 1007).  Other original co-sponsors include Sens. Blumenthal (D-CT), Casey (D-PA), Collins (R-ME), Daines (R-MT), Feinstein (D-CA), Markey (D-MA), Moran (R-KS), Toomey (R-PA) and Wyden (D-OR).  If your senator is an original cosponsor, be sure to contact his or her office to express thanks for taking the lead on equine welfare issues.  If you don’t see your senator’s name listed, be sure to take ...
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