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The following is from the American Horse Council:
American Horse Council Action Alert
Contact Your Member(s) of Congress to Join the House Congressional Horse Caucus
To: State Horse Councils
From: American Horse Council
Date: November 30, 2021
Re: House Congressional Horse Caucus
Tell Your Member(s) of Congress to Renew or Join the House Congressional House Caucus
We urge your continued support of the horse industry in public policy on Capitol Hill by contacting your respective Member(s) of Congress in the U.S. House of Representatives to either renew their commitment/membership in the House Congressional Horse Caucus, or by joining the House Congressional Horse Caucus (if your Member(s) of Congress are not currently a member).
Education of any industry on Capitol Hill is the key to success in public policy, and Members of Congress have committed their support of the horse industry through education, with the formation of the House Congressional Horse Caucus. A Congressional Caucus is an excellent, yet critical vehicle on Capitol Hill for information dissemination, education, and relationship building by directly joining an industry with Congress.
The horse industry has a wonderful story to tell in terms of its positive economic impact on local, state, and national economies, job creation, equine therapy, equine rescue & sanctuaries, the racing sector, and land management. Lawmakers are eager to understand more about the industry and its benefits, and it is important that they receive responsible, comprehensive information in order to make decision impacting the horse industry.
The American Horse Council has made it easy to contact your respective Member(s) of Congress through our automated system to urge their support for the House Congressional Horse Caucus. Take a few minutes and –
Click the blue “Take Action” button below
– Review the Congressional letter template (no need to edit)
– Fill out your information
– Click send
Our automated system will attach your name onto the letter and send (email) the letter to your respective Member(s) of Congress…it’s that easy!
Thank you for your support and continued leadership.
Julie M. Broadway, CAE®
President – American Horse Council & American Horse Council Foundation
1616 H Street NW, 7th Floor Washington DC 20006
AHC general line: 202-296-4031
Direct line: 202-846-1724
About the Congressional Horse Caucus
The Congressional Horse Caucus (Co-Chaired by Congressmen Andy Barr (R-KY) and Paul Tonko (D-NY), is a bipartisan group of Members of the House of Representatives formed to educate Congress and their staffs about the importance of the horse industry in the economic, agricultural, sporting, gaming and recreational life of the nation.