The U.S. Congress considers legislation that has far-reaching implications for animals. View current animal-related federal legislation before the U.S. Congress that we're tracking.Learn More
View our current list of action alerts and ways you can take immediate action to help animals.Learn More
Every year the Humane Society Legislative Fund creates a federal Humane Scorecard to give you a snapshot of the animal protection issues considered by the U.S. Congress. It is designed for animal advocates like you to assess the performance of your federal legislators.Learn More
HSLF engages in a limited amount of political activity, endorsing humane candidates for office and engaging in political advertising. You can check out our list of endorsed candidates for the most recent election cycle and see how humane candidates fared.Learn More
HSLF recognizes the importance of the ballot initative process in states that allow them. You can read more about ballot measures and see the current animal-related ballot measures in which we're engaged.