HILL DAY

  September 26, 2019 There’s nothing like September in D.C. The crisp fall air, the cool morning breeze… just kidding. September in Washington is terrible. At least it was a

AUGUST ACTIONS

  August 11, 2019 Every year, Congress recesses for the month of August. This time of year allows members of Congress to head back to their home states and meet

ADVOCACY IN AUGUST

  August 1, 2019 School’s out for summer… and so is Congress. August recess has officially commenced, and our Congressional representatives are heading back to their home districts until the

THE POWER OF A GOOD STORY

  A friend of mine (Annie) just returned from a trip to Savannah, Georgia. Annie and her husband loved the graceful architecture, gorgeous green spaces, and the creative and fresh

THE GREAT OUTDOORS

  June 11, 2019 The arrival of June is a goldmine for outdoor enthusiasts. Not only has June been christened Great Outdoors month, June is also known as National Camping month.

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED

  5/30/2019 Cue the music… school’s out for summer and we’ve officially entered vacation season. Families across the country are planning their adventures, booking flights and mapping out road trips.

LWCF AND THE PUSH FOR FUNDING

  May 14, 2019 There’s been some movement on appropriations for fiscal year 2020 (FY20) in recent days. Last week, Secretary Bernhardt testified before the House Interior and Environment Appropriations