Ranking 2nd in spending and 8th in total sportsmen nationwide, The Empire State's 2.11 million hunters and anglers spend $4.95 billion annually and support 56,014 jobs. Working with CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in New York are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus and the New York Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in New York please contact Senior Director, Northeastern States Director Brent Miller.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
New York Members — Your representatives in Congress.
- Representative Chris Collins
- Representative Antonio Delgado
- Senator Kirsten Gillibrand
- Representative John Katko
- Representative Peter King
- Representative Tom Reed
- Representative Eilse Stefanik
- Representative Thomas Suozzi
New York Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
Senator Joseph Griffo
Assembly Member Clifford Crouch
Assembly Member Aileen Gunther
Assembly Member Colin Schmitt
- Northeast: No Better Time to Buy Your LicensesMar 23
- New York: ACTION ALERT – Hunting Contest and Lead Ammo Ban Scheduled for Floor Action this WeekMar 9
- New York: Caucus Driven National Hunting and Fishing Day Resolution Adopted by SenateMar 2 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. (35.29%)
- I support others’ ability to participate in them but I choose not to. (27.94%)
- 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. (14.71%)
- I am against hunting contests. (20.59%)
- I am unsure. (1.47%)