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ASA's top five policy updates

by American Sportfishing Association 21 May 18:21 UTC
ASA's top five policy updates © ASA Fishing

In this month's Government Affairs Update, VP Mike Leonard shares ASA's top legislative priorities making their way through Congress.

Mike provides updates on the process and explains how you can make your voice heard on these important issues.

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