The Bluegrass State has 713,000 hunters and anglers who spend nearly $2 billion annually and support 35,000 jobs. Working with CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in Kentucky are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, Governor Matthew Bevin, and the Kentucky Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in Kentucky please contact Central Appalachian States Coordinator John Culclasure.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Kentucky Members — Your representatives in Congress.
- Representative Andy Barr
- Representative James Comer
- Representative Brett Guthrie
- Representative Thomas Massie
- Senator Mitch McConnell
- Representative Harold Rogers
Kentucky Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
Senator Paul Hornback
Senator Robin Webb
Representative Tommy Turner
- Southeast: 2020 Legislative UpdatesMar 23
- Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation and Conservation Partners Support Establishment of New National Wildlife Refuge in KentuckySep 9
- Kentucky: Crossbow Season Expansion Approved by Legislative SubcommitteeApr 15 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
Recently, numerous states have tried to pass legislation that would ban hunting contests. What is your personal view on hunting contests?
- I am fine with hunting contests and have participated in them. (42.59%)
- I support others’ ability to participate in them but I choose not to. (25.93%)
- I support hunting contests, but believe the regulations governing the contests should be updated to ensure that all contest promoters work with tanneries to make use of the animals harvested. (16.67%)
- I am against hunting contests. (14.81%)
- I am unsure. (0.00%)