- Creates 6.1 million jobs
- Generates $646 billion in consumer spending (talk about a stimulus)
- Generates $39.9 billion in federal taxes
- Generates 39.7 billion in state taxes.
All that adds up to the fact that we anglers spend a heck of a lot on the sport we love. It would only make sense for the government to pass laws that provide us with both access to good fishing and good conservation laws to ensure there are fish to catch.