A group of politicians on Capitol Hill has organized to defeat a common enemy: The wolf. This isn’t a metaphorical wolf. These members of the House and Senate have targeted actual wolves, the animals, for destruction in the United States.
Two identical bills, S. 249 and H.R. 509, have been introduced in the 112th Congress. The legislation would exempt the gray wolf from the Endangered Species Act, allowing wolves across the United States to be hunted to the point of extinction.
The U.S. Senators who have endorsed this Wolf Extermination Act:
The U.S. Representatives who have endorsed the Wolf Extermination Act:
They are not formally assembled as such, but these politicians have formed an anti-wolf caucus.