Hastings Receives 100 Percent on 2013 Defenders of Wildlife Conservation Report Card
Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL) made the following statement after receiving a 100 percent on the 2013 Defenders of Wildlife Conservation Report Card:
“I am pleased to receive this recognition from the Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund. Throughout my career, I have consistently supported the preservation of our nation’s wildlife and environment, and will continue to support environmental conservation.
“As a Floridian, I am acutely aware of the vital need for preservation and conservation efforts. I believe we have a moral obligation to protect wildlife, endangered species, and their natural habitat. The Everglades ecosystem makes up a large portion of my Congressional district, and I will remain a tireless advocate for conservation efforts at home and across the globe.”
Congressman Alcee L. Hastings serves as Senior Member of the House Rules Committee, Ranking Democratic Member of the U.S. Helsinki Commission, and Co-Chairman of the Florida Delegation.