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November 16, 2019 - The Hill

Pelosi signs bill making animal cruelty a federal crime

Pelosi signs bill making animal cruelty a federal crime

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) signed a bill on Friday that would make animal cruelty a federal crime, as bill co-sponsor Rep. Ted Deutch (R-Fla.) looked on while holding two dogs.

In a tweet, Pelosi said "Today, I was honored to sign @RepTedDeutch’s #PACTAct to make animal cruelty a federal offense." "Our furry friends, Milo and Prudence, were on hand to help me enroll this bipartisan legislation that will now go to the President’s desk!"

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