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Topic: VOTE to put Crafts in our National Parks! We need your voice! (Pass along)  (Read 1318 times)
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WendyRosen
« on: December 23, 2008 10:10:13 AM »

American made souvenirs and handcrafts should be displayed and sold in our National Parks!

 VOTE HERE:  http://www.change.org/ideas/view/american_made_souvenirs_and_handcrafts_should_be_displayed_and_sold_in_our_national_parks
    Local artisans, small regional food producers and cultural groups have proven to be the driving forces in economic recovery, and in  creative tourism and eco-tourism in America.

    Tourism in the National Parks must be a quality experience for our citizens, and for foreign tourists, who find it increasingly difficult to find authentic American souvenirs to purchase as memories of their Park experience.

    In the past, some NPS concessionaires have openly expressed disdain at the idea of buying, and selling, American fine handcrafts. Many purchase souvenirs made cheaply overseas. These concessionaires  should NOT be given favorable consideration regarding new leases and should be pressed to shift their investments in inventory to American-made goods. 

Vote at the link provided above!
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