Safari Club International Statement on the Passing of Congressman John Dingell


John Dingell, Jr. of Michigan served in the U.S. House of Representatives from his first election in 1955 until 2015—an incredible six decades—making him the longest serving Member of Congress in U.S. history.Representative John Dingell

Throughout his life and Congressional service, Dingell was an avid sportsman and friend to America’s hunters. 

President Trump Taps David Bernhardt For Secretary Of Interior


President Donald Trump has selected acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt as a permanent replacement for former Secretary Ryan Zinke.

In a tweet Monday announcing his decision, the President said: "David has done a fantastic job from the day he arrived, and we look forward to having his nomination officially confirmed!"

U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service Directing Furloughed Staff Back To Work Assuring Continued Hunting


The USFWS issued an email last Tuesday addressing opportunities, including hunting, which are being lost in the government shutdown.

Margaret Everson, principal deputy direct of the Fish and Wildlife Service said that 38 wildlife refuges around the country will bring back some staff using carryover funds.

2018 Farm Bill Passes House, Senate – Sent To White House For Signature


Safari Club International supports provisions in the Farm Bill, which is expected to be signed by President Donald Trump next week.

In the final days of the 115th Congress, the 2018 Farm Bill Conference Report officially passed when the House voted to approve the measure yesterday. The Senate took a similar action earlier this week. President Trump is expected to sign the bill next week.