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July 9
CSF Conservation
 Classic Golf Tournament
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On Capitol Hill
Senate Agriculture Committee Passes Farm Bill
On June 13, the Senate Agriculture Committee passed the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, more commonly known as the Farm Bill, with a strong vote of 20 - 1. This bipartisan bill was introduced by Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus... Read More > >

Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus Members, Conservation Partners Discuss Urgency of Chronic Wasting Disease
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus (CSC) Members joined representatives from the sportsmen's conservation community for a bipartisan Capitol Hill Breakfast Briefing hosted by the Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF) to... Read More > >

Experts Weigh-in on Modernizing Federal Fisheries Management Panel
Recreational fishing stakeholders gathered on Capitol Hill for a policy luncheon and panel to discuss federal saltwater recreational fisheries management including the Modern Fish Act (S. 1520/H.R. 2023) and Strengthening Fishing Communities... Read More > >

In the States
Connecticut: Sunday Hunting Bill Signed into Law
By Brent Miller, Senior Director, Northeastern States
On June 14, HB 5360 (Environmental Quality and Conservation Programs), which includes expanded allowances for Sunday archery hunting for deer on private lands, was signed into law by Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy. Read More > >

Illinois: Spring Legislative Session Concludes, 
Pro-Hunting & Angling Bills Headed to Governor
By Joel Hodgdon, Central Midwestern States Coordinator
On May 31, the Illinois General Assembly finished its spring legislative sessions and is now in recess until mid-November. Read More > >

North Carolina: Fox Trapping Legislation Advances
By John Culclasure, Central Appalachian States Manager
On May 24, North Carolina Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus Member Representative Kyle Hall introduced legislation (HB 991 ) that would provide continuity in fox trapping regulations in certain counties in North Carolina. Read More > >

CSF to Host Inaugural Conservation Classic at Colorado's Sanctuary Golf Course
The Congessional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF) will host the inaugural Conservation Classic golf tournament at the Sanctuary golf course in Sedalia, CO on July 9th.
Presented by Re/Max, this tournament will give supporters from across the sportsmen's community the opportunity to play on one of America's most exclusive and renowned courses. Attendees will also be treated to a private performance by acclaimed country musician and CSF Ambassador Lucas Hoge while enjoying a wild game dinner and tasting wine from Napa Valley's Double Eagle vineyards. Guests will also have   an opportunity to bid on some amazing auction items ranging from a Montana fishing adventure with Huey Lewis to a South Dakota Pheasant hunt with famed actor Gerald McRaney and General Walt Boomer.

For more information on sponsorships or to RSVP, please contact CSF's Event Manager, Kelli Roessler, at kroessler@congressionalsportsmen.org or call (202) 543-6850 x32.

        
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