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Vote YES on Utah’s Right to Hunt and Fish Constitutional Amendment

By Hunter Nation | October 29, 2020

This November, outdoorsmen, and women in Utah have the opportunity to protect their right to hunt and fish. Constitutional Amendment E would protect the state’s long-standing outdoor traditions now and in the future by establishing a constitutional right to hunt and fish. Specifically, the amendment would promote wildlife conservation and management and preserve the future…

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Governor Murphy: Stop Tyrannical Hunting Bans

By Hunter Nation | October 7, 2020

In an abuse of power, NJ Governor strips hunting rights & puts public in danger Madison, Wisconsin (October 7, 2020) – Today Hunter Nation, a grassroots organization dedicated to preserving and protecting America’s hunting heritage, denounced Governor Phil Murphy’s tyrannical black bear hunt suspension. Hunter Nation President and CEO, Luke Hilgemann, issued the following statement:…

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Hunter Nation Foundation Responds to PETA's Inept Attack on Hunting Rights

By Keith Mark | September 25, 2020

“Hunters must get out of the deer stand and get out and vote” Madison, Wisconsin (September 25, 2020) – Today Hunter Nation Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and protecting America's hunting heritage, issued the following statement in response to PETA's inept criticism of South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem's “Less COVID, More Hunting” South Dakota Governor Kristi…

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Hunter Nation Applauds Signature of Great America Outdoors Act

By Hunter Nation | August 4, 2020

“Desperately needed” legislation will revive and protect our public lands Madison, Wisconsin (August 4, 2020) – Today Hunter Nation, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and protecting America’s hunting heritage, issued the following statement in response to the Great American Outdoors Act being signed into law by President Trump: “Today is a great day in American history,”…

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Hunter Nation completely opposes anti-hunting provisions known as the CECIL Act added to HR 7612

By Hunter Nation | July 22, 2020

Action Alert: Hunter Nation members we have an urgent action alert that requires your immediate attention! The US House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on HR 7612, a bill that establishes funding levels for the Department of Interior and other agencies related to the environment. While we are supportive of funding requests to help…

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Hunter Nation Claims Victory: Hunter Education Courses to Re-Open

By Hunter Nation | July 15, 2020

For immediate release: Please contact for further comment: Luke Hilgemann at Tyler Ruhland at Hunter Nation Claims Victory: Hunter Education Courses to Re-Open Outdoor Group Says Illegal Closure of Training Courses Jeopardized Hunting Heritage Madison…Hunter Nation, a non-profit organization that works to protect the rights of hunters, claims victory in their June 2020…

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Deerhunting Aint Always Deerhunting

By Ted Nugent | July 13, 2020

by Ted Nugent The big old swamp donkey matriarch doe was still a ways off, more than 100 yards due south of me, upwind with a strong, steady breeze at her backside. She appeared off and on as she slowly skirted in and out of the heavy cover twixt the standing cornfield and the golden…

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Trigger Time Now

By Ted Nugent | July 8, 2020

by Ted Nugent Oh boy oh boy! Here I go again unleashing my firefingers of freedom attacking another unsuspecting innocent keyboard to rave and roar about the important priorities in my (our) American Dream; life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness! Seeing as how this is July 9th, going down in history as the wildest of…

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The Politics of Deerhunting

By Ted Nugent | July 2, 2020

Oooooh! Politics! Scary stuff! Don’t wanna get too political now do we! I am told time and time again by editors, managers, agents, and interviewers; Be sure we keep away from politics! With the unprecedented level of societal insanity rampaging across the country this dangerous summer 2020, I am afraid that the feeble and cowardly…

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Trophy Does Turn Me On

By Hunter Nation | June 25, 2020

by Ted Nugent It was early October 1970, and young Ted was once again up a tree, hope throttling eternal. I had already been bowhunting like a madman for nearly 20 years, following my dear old bowhunting dad, yew longbow, and cedar arrows in hand, through the state and national forests of Northern Michigan each…

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