Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Recognized as National Parks Champion

September 30, 2016
Press Release

Washington, DC—Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) was recognized as a champion for National Parks, receiving a 100% score from the National Parks Action Fund. The Action Fund, affiliated with National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA), evaluated park-related votes taken by the House and Senate in the 114th Congress and tracked a variety of issues affecting parks, including clean water and wildlife protections, funding levels for the National Park Service, and more. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard received a 100% score for her pro-parks voting record.
 
“For 100 years, the National Park Service (NPS) has worked to share the diverse beauty, natural resources and history of our country through our awe-inspiring national parks. From breathtaking Haleakalā National Park on Maui and fiery Volcanoes National Park on Hawaiʻi Island, to the incomparable story of Kalaupapa National Historical Park on Molokaʻi, each of our national parks has a story to share. As we celebrate this centennial year of our National Parks Service, I will continue working to ensure our national parks are protected for generations to come,” said Rep. Tulsi Gabbard.
 
Background: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard also received the Friend of the National Parks Award in the 113th Congress for her record of support for our national parks.

Click to download: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard receives the Friend of the National Parks Award
 
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