Submitted by Zach Cockrum
Last week’s Sportsmen’s visit to Capitol Hill was a terrific event and extremely well received by Members of Congress and the Administration. Our diverse and passionate hunters and anglers from across the country conveyed their message that we must pass climate legislation this year with a portion of the proceeds from the legislation to safeguard our natural resources from the unavoidable effects of global warming.
Some of the highlights included:
- A meeting with Council on Environmental Quality Chairwoman Nancy Sutley
- A meeting with Department of Interior Secretary Ken Salazar
- A press conference joined by Senator Klobuchar (MN) and Rep.