HOW HUMANE ARE OUR LEGISLATORS?
Looks like the number 13 has been unlucky for animals. Only 65 laws for animals were passed in 2013 by the 113th Congress -- fewer than any single session of Congress in modern history. Why am I not surprised? These guys don't care much about the welfare of humans OR animals.
Here's the 2013 Humane Scorecard for Congress. We animal lovers should keep this in mind when the next election rolls around.