BRC TO TESTIFY BEFORE SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY
& NATURAL RESOURCES
POCATELLO, ID (June 2)
-- Greg Mumm, Executive Director for the
BlueRibbon Coalition, was recently invited to
testify in front of the Senate Committee on
Energy and Natural Resources.
The BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC), a leading
advocate for responsible management of
recreation on public lands, was invited in a
formal letter by Senator Jeff Bingaman--Chairman
of the Senate Committee on Energy--to testify at
the committee hearing. "The purpose of the
hearing is to receive testimony regarding
off-highway vehicle management on public lands,"
stated Chairman Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) in his
"I am honored to have received the invitation to
speak before the Senate Committee," said Mumm.
"This is an important time for access interests,
and this is a tremendous opportunity for the
BlueRibbon Coalition to ensure that the
enthusiast voice is heard in Washington, D.C."
The Committee's hearing is scheduled for
Thursday, June 5, 2008, at 9:30 a.m. in room
SD-366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.
About The BlueRibbon
The BlueRibbon Coalition is a national
recreation group that champions responsible use
of public and private lands, and encourages
individual environmental stewardship. It
represents over 10,000 individual members and
1,200 organization and business members, for a
combined total of over 600,000 recreationists