Discussion Topic: On Politics and Hunting Regs

A bill sponsored by Louisiana State Rep. James Armes that would have allowed lawmakers to review and potentially nix hunting season dates, bag limits, and restrictions set by the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission has failed.

The idea was that the Legislature would provide a check and balance to the Commission and the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, which may sound sort of reasonable to some. But on the other hand, is getting politicians involved ever a good idea? Would you want them calling your shots?

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