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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2005
Georgia governor finds similarities in diagnosing disease and solving public policy problems.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2004
Raleigh, NC -Criticism could continue to plague veterinarians, as a proposed animal protection act did not see its way into the state's legislature this year.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Washington-Dr. Jack O. Walther has urged Congress to commit more federal funds toward battling chronic wasting (CWD) disease in elk and deer herds.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Legislation advances despite organized veterinary medicine's efforts to derail controversial measure
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2004
Columbus-The Ohio Legislature is mulling a bill that, similar to existing agricultural commodity programs, would market the equine profession to the public.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill.-The American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act (H.R. 857) holds potential to harm more horses than it rescues, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2004
Washington-The government might start paying off veterinary student loans to entice new graduates to work in underserved areas.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2003
Washington-The U.S. House of Representatives OK'd legislation that would give the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) an infusion of new monies to spur approvals of new animal drugs.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2003
CVMA sets sights on repealing West Hollywood's well-publicized ordinance
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
Austin, Texas-A proposed bill in Texas, in accord with federal law, would legalize the slaughter of horses and sale of horsemeat outside the United States.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2003
Washington-It's a loan repayment program with a catch.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Fort Thomas, Ky.-State legislators are mulling three bills that would classify animal cruelty a felony, punishable by jail time, instead of the misdemeanor it is currently.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Okemos, Mich.-Stemming from a veterinarian's successful grassroots crusade to back a client's campaign for state attorney general, the Michigan Veterinary Medical Association has spawned a legislative network.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Salem, Ore.-As state lawmakers open the 2003 legislative session next month, it's likely they'll face issues concerning the veterinary profession, including a bill that holds DVMs responsible for reporting animal abuse to local authorities.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill.-The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Governmental Relations Division, in partnership with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF), is accepting applications for the 2003-04 AVMA/AVMF Congressional Science Fellowship Program.