Congress launches bipartisan caucus for outdoor recreation industry

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email PrintWASHINGTON D.C. — For the first time ever, the U.S. Congress has a bipartisan and bicameral caucus focused on the outdoor-recreation industry, with local Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., serving has one of the co-chairs. Polis and Rep. Mike Simpson, R-Idaho,  are co-chairs of the House Outdoor Recreation Caucus. Sens. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, and Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., co-chair the Senate Outdoor Recreation Caucus. “Outdoor recreation is a critical and vibrant facet to…