Prop 2 Passes in California
NOVEMBER 5, 2008
Proposition 2 has been passed in California. As of 11 PM PST, Prop 2 was leading 62% to 38%. California voters have taken a stand for decency and compassion and said that the systemic mistreatment of animals on factory farms cannot continue," said Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, the primary back of the YES! on Prop 2 campaign. It applies to breeding pigs, egg laying hens and veal calves.