Officials backing fishermen; Lawmakers fighting overfishing legislation

Posted on May 17, 2011 by Gina Vasselli, Myrtle Beach Sun News

Local and state lawmakers are trying to spur their federal counterparts to action on fishing regulation changes.

Resolutions in support of the passage of the Flexibility in Rebuilding American Fisheries Act, which is in committee in the U.S. House and Senate, have made their way to local government agendas and have garnered the support of almost 20 South Carolina House members.
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