New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,I,C-Canandaigua) is pictured (center, at podium) speaking in defense of the Second Amendment Constitutional freedoms of all New Yorkers as part of "Sportsmen's Day 2012" held in Albany. Pictured behind Leader Kolb, from left to right, are Assemblyman Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning); Assemblyman George Amedore (R,C,I-Rotterdam); Assemblyman Marc Butler (R,C,I-Newport) and Stephen Aldstadt, President of the Shooter's Committee On Political Education (S.C.O.P.E.). Sportsmen's Day featured a passionate keynote speech from Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President and CEO of the National Rifle Association (NRA) and a celebration of America's "first freedom."
Thousands Attend "Sportsmen's Day 2012" In Albany, Join NYS Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb And NRA's Wayne Lapierre In Rallying For The Second Amendment And The Right To Enjoy New York's Great Outdoors
Thousands of sportsmen, outdoor enthusiasts and Second Amendment advocates are pictured at "Sportsmen's Day 2012" in Albany, a non-partisan legislative event annually sponsored by New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,I,C-Canandaigua) and Tom King, President of the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association (NYSRPA).
Now in its third successful year, Sportsmen's Day featured a powerful keynote speech from Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President & CEO of the National Rifle Association (NRA) on the importance of preserving and protecting the Second Amendment Constitutional Freedoms of all law-abiding New Yorkers.
Sportsmen's Day also included remarks from Leader Kolb, King, Stephen Aldstadt, President of the Shooters Committee On Political Education (S.C.O.P.E.), and Dr. Larry Rudolph, Chief Communications Officer for Safari Club International, Inc. Thousands of hunters, sportsmen and outdoor recreation enthusiasts from around the state had an opportunity to interact with over 20 heritage sports organizations and companies and attend educational presentations by New York State 4H Shooting Sports and the New York State Conservation Fund Advisory Board.