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RVIA Letter       Education

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                                                                                                                                                                Market Data       Events

                                                                                                                                                                Government        Go RVing

                                                                                                                                                                Economic          Board & Team

                                                                                                                                                                Legislative       Revenue

                                                                                                                                                                Standards         Expenses

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   LEGISLATIVE  Created the Outdoor Recreation Industry Roundtable
  MONITORING    (ORIR)
AND ADVOCACY
   HIGHLIGHTS   ORIR brings together 18 leading outdoor industry associations that represent 142 million
                Americans who enjoy the nation’s parks, waterways and byways. The coalition works to
                grow outdoor participation, expand recreational access, promote conservation, improve
                infrastructure and bolster sustainable domestic jobs. ORIR’s combined contribution to the

                US economy is $646 billion per year in economic activity, with a combined
                direct job market of 6.1 million positions.

                              ORIR participation includes:

Revie bwilelLsdoibn5,bi20e8d0Mfs0tooranbititlelmossdreueamrnCdibdone2ngrosd5nAuo0cdCtnvaebioopldiclvtsaeo1crly4H1i6Dll0aC0yongressionalIn 2016, RVIA: meetings  We also hosted RVIA’s
                                                                                                                                                                largest ever Capitol Hill
                                                                                                                                                                Advocacy Day, with 72
                                                                                                                                                                members holding meetings
                                                                                                                                                                with Congress, The White
                                                                                                                                                                House and the National
                                                                                                                                                                Highway Traffic Safety
                                                                                                                                                                Administation.
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