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Apr 18, 2013

Do it now! contact Gov. Bill Haslam at 615-741-2001 and bill.haslam@tn.gov and ask him to VETO this bill when it comes across his desk.  (Refer to "Ag Gag " Bill  SB1248/HB1191) From: Beverly King <bevanddogs@yahoo.com>
Date: Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 7:54 AM
Subject: Sad Day for Animals! "Ag Gag" Bill Passes Legislature!


This week, the AG Gag bill passed the floors of both the Senate and the House.  (The bill passed by 1 vote in the House!)  The next stop before becoming law is  Govenor Haslam's signature! 
 ACTION NEEDED: Farm Bureau lobbied heavily in favor of this bill, so if you have your insurance with them, you may want to rethink who you're giving your hard-earned money to. Even if you don't have insurance with them, you can still contact them at 931-388-7872 to express your disappointment. Also, please contact Gov. Bill Haslam at 615-741-2001 and bill.haslam@tn.gov and ask him to VETO this bill when it comes across his desk.  (Refer to "Ag Gag " Bill  SB1248/HB1191)

The Nashville Tennessean wrote an excellent Opinion letter on Tuesday, but unfortunately the bill passed anyway.   Please read. 
 
Here is another article in the Jackson Sun
 
Knoxville News Sentinel will ingnore bill!! 

 
There appears to be an outcry across the state about this legislation!!  This is not all about exposing the abuse to the animals...It is about exposing possible filthy conditions and disease that whistleblowers uncover in the food that ends up on your dinner table!!   Please contact Gov. Haslam NOW! 
 
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Beverly King

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Posted: Thursday April 18, 2013, 3:19 pm
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Jackie R. (7)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 9:39 am
Governor, please stop supporting the ag-gag bill. No excuses. Thank you.

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