The Cornhusker State is home to more than 289,000 hunters and anglers who spend $780 million annually and support 12,085 jobs. Working with the CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in Nebraska are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, Governor Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska Legislative Sportsmen’s Forum.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in Nebraska please contact Lower Midwestern States Coordinator Kent Keene.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Nebraska Members — Your representatives in Congress.
- Representative Don Bacon
- Co-Chair: Senator Deb Fischer
- Representative Jeff Fortenberry
- Representative Adrian Smith
Governor Pete Ricketts
Governors Sportsmen's Caucus Member
A network of pro-sportsmen governors who work to advance the sportsmen's agenda
Nebraska Legislative Sportsmen's Forum
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
- Lower Midwest: 2019 Legislative Session ReviewJun 24
- Midwest: State Action in the Fight against Chronic Wasting DiseaseAug 17
- Midwest Region: Conservation Successes for Elk, Black Bear, and Mountain Lion PopulationsJun 8 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
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- Improve hunter and target shooter involvement in regulatory and legislative processes. (11.51%)
- Enact or expand temporary hunter education deferral programs (apprentice license programs, multiyear options, programs for all first-time hunters regardless of age, and programs promoting hunting of multiple game species). (10.07%)
- Offer shooting sports and hunter education as school activities and recreation programs. (64.03%)
- Link existing programming into family-oriented organizations (such as churches and home-school groups) where participants will have the social support to continue. (14.39%)