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President of Kansas Cattlemen’s Association Requests Invitation to Legislative Secret Meeting

Kansas Cattlemen’s Association President, Riley Robbins, sent a letter to Kansas Speaker of the House, Representative Ron Ryckman, requesting independent cattle producers be represented in a secret, “invitation only” meeting planned by the speaker on June 29th for undisclosed invitees.

“We appreciate your interest in the federal beef checkoff program that assesses Kansas cattle producers to fund government speech at both the state and federal level. Importantly, all Kansas cattle producers are subject to beef checkoff program assessments, including the cattle-producing members of the Kansas Cattlemen’s Association.” R