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October 30, 2014


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A House Now Divided - Gulf Council Votes to Split Recreational Anglers

Despite strong opposition, including a letter from the Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus House Co-Chairs urging exploration of other solutions, the Gulf of Mexico Fisheries Management Council (Council) voted last week to approve Amendment 40, otherwise known as "sector separation."...  



Future of Traditional Maine Bear Hunting at Risk

This November 4, the future of traditional Maine bear hunting will be at risk. Maine Ballot Question One aims to outlaw traditional methods of bear hunting in the state which would be detrimental to the current wildlife management system, the economy, and our hunting heritage... 


Mississippi Sportsmen's Caucus Hosts Press Conference Supporting the Right to Hunt and Fish

On Wednesday, October 29, the Mississippi Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus hosted a press conference at the State Capitol in Jackson to support the upcoming Mississippi Right to Hunt and Fish ballot Amendment...


CSF Hosts Policy Discussion and Reception in Connecticut

On Sunday, October 26, the Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF) hosted a policy discussion and reception at Mohegan Sun, in Uncasville, CT. The event was held concurrent with the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) Annual Meeting...  


Alabama and Mississippi Protect the Right to Hunt and Fish

The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF) is proud to support both the Alabama and the Mississippi State Legislative Sportsmen's Caucuses in their efforts to ensure the right of their citizens to hunt and fish in their states. On November 4, residents of Alabama and Mississippi will each have the opportunity to vote on statewide ballot referendums regarding the right to hunt, fish and harvest wildlife...  




National Assembly of Sportsmen's Caucuses Annual Sportsman-Legislator Summit Approaching

The National Assembly of Sportsmen's Caucuses Annual Sportsman-Legislator Summit provides the bipartisan group of sportsman-legislators - representing states across the nation - with the opportunity to interact with state and federal natural resource agencies, allied non-governmental conservation organizations and industries concerned with the future of our nation's outdoor heritage...


American Legacy Firearms Presents CSF 25th Anniversary Shotgun

The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF) partnered with American Legacy Firearms to create a special-edition firearm to celebrate CSF's 25th Anniversary. This unique Ithaca Featherlight 20-gauge is engraved with images of hunting and angling and features 24kt gold plating...

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