Topics: U.S. House of Representatives

Recreational saltwater fishing coalition lauds House legislation

Jun 2, 2015

A coalition of organizations representing the saltwater recreational fishing and boating community congratulated the U.S. House of Representatives on its passage of H.R. 1335, a bill to reauthorize the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, the primary statute governing the nation’s marine fisheries.

B.A.S.S. announces official launch of Bass Anglers for Saltwater Conservation

Jun 1, 2015

B.A.S.S. announced today, along with a large coalition of angler groups, the official launch of Bass Anglers for Saltwater Conservation (BASC), a new intuitive online advocacy system that allows fishing enthusiasts to write, call or tweet their legislators through prewritten engagements online.

Outdoor groups ask for protection from budget withholding

Mar 21, 2013

B.A.S.S. was among several outdoor organizations that petitioned Washington to exempt Sport Fish Restoration funds from sequestration.

Fishing groups support Hatteras bill

May 3, 2012

B.A.S.S. and others support a newly introduced bill in Congress that, if passed, will restore access on North Carolina's Cape Hatteras.