Recently, a group of cockfighters made some noise in Kentucky, threatening to oust U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell in his 2014 re-election bid because he voted in January for the Farm Bill, which included an HSUS-backed provision to make it a federal crime to attend or bring a child to an animal fighting spectacle. I think it’s fair to say that these fellows have brought single-issue politics to an historic low.
Because of a weak state anti-cockfighting law and no federal enforcement of the ban on fighting …read more
Source: Huffington Post Green