Rep. Darrell Issa and colleagues from California and Arkansas introduced Thursday the formation of a brand new congressional caucus to advertise the American heritage of rodeo.
“We shaped this caucus to acknowledge the historic place that rodeos maintain not solely in Western and Southwestern tradition, however all through the American expertise,” stated Issa. “These occasions are enduring symbols of our deeply rooted traditions, and we’re proud to make sure that the way forward for these nice celebrations stays vivid.”
Tom Glause, CEO of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, cheered formation of the brand new caucus.
““The PRCA represents the highest cowboys and animal athletes on this planet as they compete and entertain hundreds of thousands of followers at one of the best rodeos throughout the usA .and significantly appreciates Congress’ recognition of America’s best sport,” stated Glause.