The Constitution State has 350,000 hunters and anglers who spend $752 million annually and support 10,753 jobs. Working with CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in Connecticut are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, Governor Dan Malloy and the Connecticut Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in Connecticut please contact New England States Coordinator Joseph Mullin.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Connecticut Members — Your representatives in Congress.
Connecticut Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
Senator Craig Miner
Senator Cathy Osten
Representative Patrick Boyd
Representative David Wilson
- Northeast: 2020 Regional UpdateJun 15
- Connecticut: Activity on Sportsmen’s Policies from Start to FinishApr 6
- Connecticut: Caucus Coordinates Angling Opportunity with Governor’s OfficeMar 30 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
Recently, Virginia has proposed legislation that would make the punishment for poaching, in their state, a 1-5 year prison sentence through HB-449. Poaching undermines the social acceptance of hunters, jobs, recreation, local and state economies, and conservation efforts. How should poachers be punished?Vote Here
- By sentencing them to jail time. (37.65%)
- By giving them a cash fine. (11.76%)
- By banning their hunting and fishing privileges and their ability to buy the necessary licenses. (14.12%)
- By putting them on a probation period. (1.18%)
- There should be some discretion in the penalties depending on the motivations for the poaching incident. (35.29%)