The Idaho Senate approved a joint memorial urging Congress to give states more leeway in dealing with horse slaughter and the problem of surplus horses.  The Senate passed the memorial, sponsored by Sen. Bert Brackett, R-Rogerson, on a voice vote.  Brackett said on the Senate floor that uncared for surplus horses are a growing problem in Idaho.  The memorial to Congress now moves to the Idaho House of Representatives

Read’s story on the joint memorial here.

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