Outraged Tax Payers to Stage Press Conference During BLM Board Meeting

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Simone Netherlands, Ginger Kathrens and R.T. Fitch speak to Utah Press Corp. during BLM Advisory Board meeting in late October, 2012 ~ photo by Terry Fitch of Wild Horse Freedom Federation

Simone Netherlands, Ginger Kathrens and R.T. Fitch speak to Utah Press Corp. during BLM Advisory Board meeting in late October, 2012 ~ photo by Terry Fitch of Wild Horse Freedom Federation

Spurred by angst over the continued waste of federal funds on a failed Bureau of Land Management (BLM) agenda of illegally removing native wild horses and burros from public lands and the state of Oklahoma’s newly acquired blood lust for slaughtering America’s horses several equine welfare groups, and their members, will be staging a press conference and rally in opposition to the BLM’s Advisory board meeting to be held on March 4th in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

The Cloud FoundationRespect4Horses and Wild Horse Freedom Federation will be holding a unified press conference at the Sheraton Oklahoma City, One North Broadway, Oklahoma City, OK on Monday, March 4th at 12 noon Central time with a rally to follow immediately thereafter.  A live audio feed of the press conference will be made available at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/marti-oakley/2013/03/04/equine-welfare-press-conference-and-rally-live-coverage

Equine advocate speakers will include:

  • Simone Netherlands ~ Founder of Respect4Horses
  • Lisa Friday ~ member of the BoD for the Cloud Foundation
  • R.T. Fitch ~ author, blogger and president of Wild Horse Freedom Federation
  • Ginger Kathrens ~ Emmy award winning cinematographer and Director of the Cloud Foundation
  • Dr. Lester Friedlander ~ former USDA Veterinarian

The BLM’s Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board meeting will commence at 8:00 AM at the same location and date as the Equine Advocate’s press conference and will be streamed live at  http://www.blm.gov/live/

The BLM board will be receiving public comments at 3:30 PM, directly after the press conference and rally; advocates and concerned Americans are urged to comment or view.  Registration for comments concludes at 2:00 PM and the BLM will be restricting speakers to 3 minutes or less.

 




AUTHOR: Jerry Finch
5 Comments
  • Arlene

    This is wonderful, I so wish I could attend !!!!!! I am hoping all goes great !!!!! May the wings of truth and justice guide all of you !!!!!!!!!! and bring back the Freedom to roam free for our Mustangs………………… ………………….

    March 3, 2013
  • I wish I could be there, hope all goes well with the Press Conference. It is insane to have all of those horses captive and for tax payers to be carrying the burden, I don’t pay American taxes but I do pay Canadian taxes and I wince at every $ they spend wastefully.

    March 3, 2013
  • Robynne Catheron

    From the advocates’lips to God’s ears. Godspeed!

    March 3, 2013
  • Beth Schang

    Is there wifi, or a telephone conferencing link where citizens across the country can participate LIVE by phoning in their opposition to 1999 & 375 ?

    March 3, 2013
  • MARY GILL

    WHY CAN’T THE BLM FIND A HOBBY THAT WILL KEEP THEM OUT OF TROUBLE? LEAVE

    March 5, 2013