Humane Senator of the Year
11:45 AM, Mar 26, 2009 • By RACHEL ABRAMS
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) just awarded its Humane Senator of the Year award to Dick Durbin, on account of all he's done to give little puppies the opportunity to avoid the miseries of puppy mills. Awwww, sweet, and humane indeed. If only D.C. schoolchildren could feel the Durbin love, as well.
On the other hand, unless that award comes with an earmark, Mr. Durbin might want to rethink it. According to the Center for Consumer Freedom,