Being Respectful As Uninvited Guests

Thanks to Jacqui Sakowski for this guest post as a friendly reminder to be respectful of the rural communities in which we ride. I added the title above (Jacqui’s title is below) because as a person who his ridden his bike though small towns across the United States and abroad, I think we often are [...]

National Bike Summit Day Three: Lobby Day

The big lobby day at the League of American Bicyclists’ 2017 National Bike Summit finally arrived for our eight stalwart advocates from Wisconsin. Our crew had meetings scheduled with the following members of Congress and the Senate: Rep. Glenn Grothman, [R-WI 6] Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI-3] Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] Rep. [...]

National Bike Summit Day Two: Wassup

The sunrise serves as a reminder that our government continues to serve an important role in our daily lives, so participating in our democratic process still has value. The National Bike Summit is the one time each year you hear the word “bicycle” in every office around Capitol Hill. Some advocates here have suggested that [...]