Proposed Modernization Legislation Offers Critical Flexibility for State Wildlife Agencies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 15, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org Proposed Modernization Legislation Offers Critical Flexibility for State Wildlife Agencies Washington, D.C. – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council), along with many of its partners, applauds the bipartisan reintroduction of the S. 2092: Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act (Pittman-Robertson Modernization Act) in the …

Delta Waterfowl Joins Board of the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June 24, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports announces the addition of Delta Waterfowl to its Board of Directors. Established in 2009, the Council was formed to ensure support for and active participation in hunting and the shooting sports. In the past decade, the Council has evolved as a leader …

Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports Partners to Share R3 Message with Outdoor Media Professionals

(Washington, D.C.) – Headlines on declining and shifting participation rates in hunting, target shooting, and outdoor recreation have been well-documented, and the announcements have not fallen on deaf ears. Now, the narrative has shifted as conservation and outdoor organizations have invested significant resources in recent years to address these declines by focusing on efforts to recruit, retain, and reactivate (R3) hunters …

Hearing Held on Bill to Modernize Pittman-Robertson Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – On March 26, 2019, the Water, Oceans and Wildlife Sub-Committee of the House Committee on Natural Resources, led by chairman Jared Huffman (CA-02), held a hearing that included H.R. 877: Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act. In late January 2019, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) …

Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports Announces New Chairman and Members to Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 18, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – Today, the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports announced the election of a new chairman and six new members to its Board of Directors. Established in 2009, the Council was formed to ensure support for and active participation in hunting and the shooting sports. In …