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Washington Newsletter

ARRA’s Washington Newsletter is published monthly with a summary of the critical issues that affect your access to public lands. Sign up today if you’d like to receive the newsletter in your e-mail box!

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Washington Newsletter – May 2017
May 4, 2017

In this issue: Trump Tackles National Monuments; FY 2017 Appropriations, finally…; BLM Planning Rule 2.0 Rework; Cabinet Update; Clear Creek Legislation, H.R. 1913; and Outdoor Recreation = $$$.

Washington Newsletter – April 2017
April 3, 2017

President Trump signing H.J.Res.44. 2.0 = 0 President Trump took the final step in nullifying the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) updated planning rule (2.0) when he signed H.J.Res.44.  This planning rule was finalized in the closing days of the Obam …

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Recent Action Alerts

ARRA frequently calls on its supporters to contact state and federal officials or their Members of Congress about issues that affect access to public lands. Below is a list of ARRA’s recent Action Alerts. Be sure to submit your comments on alerts that are marked “active” as your help is still needed on these issues! Please bear in mind that this is a comprehensive list of alerts, meaning that some alerts may only be commented on by people who live in a particular state or district. Please join ARRA to receive emails allowing you to timely comment to state and federal officials or your Members of Congress and help secure public lands access!

Active
Forest Service Calls For Public to Identify Trails That Should Receive Expedited Maintenance
March 23, 2017

ARRA members from across the country are being asked to weigh in.

Active
Oppose CA Legislation to Gut the CA OHV Program
March 20, 2017

ARRA members in California are being asked to contact their state senator to help prevent this devastating bill from moving forward.

Active
Ask Congress to Oppose Prohibitive Tariffs on Certain European Motorcycles
February 6, 2017

ARRA members are being asked to contact their Members of Congress to oppose prohibitive tariffs on certain European motorcycles.

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Other News

Interior Secretary Nominee Supports Bigger Role for States in National Monument Designation
January 18, 2017

In Confirmation Hearing Interior Secretary Nominee Ryan Zinke Signals Incoming Administration Will Review Recent Massive Designations Made by President Obama

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About ARRA

Americans for Responsible Recreational Access (ARRA) was formed to ensure that Americans are not arbitrarily denied the right to responsibly experience and enjoy the public lands that belong to the citizens of the United States. The members of ARRA, which include horseback riders, personal watercraft users, off-highway vehicle and snowmobile riders, and vacationing families, have joined together to provide input on decisions regarding land use designation, recreation opportunities, and preservation. Its members seek responsible consideration of competing activities, which are based on sound environmental principles.

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