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Top satellite radio golf program live from GIS
“Katrek and Maginnes On Tap,” one of the most popular programs on the PGA Tour Satellite Radio Network, will broadcast live Feb. 8-9, 2017, from the Golf Industry Show in Orlando. Guests will include GCSAA CEO Rhett Evens, Old Tom Morris Award winner Paul R. Latshaw, GCSAA vice president Bill Maynard and association award winner Josh Heptig. The radio show, on Sirius channel 208 and XM channel 92, is tentatively scheduled to air 5-7 p.m. (Eastern) Feb. 8-9

Urgent efforts needed to have H-2B RWE Reinstated
GCSAA, through its membership in the H-2B Workforce Coalition, is pushing hard this week to have the H-2B visa returning worker exemption reinstated in a continuing resolution that is being finalized to fund the federal government through April 28, 2017. GCSAA is asking members to contact Congressional leadership immediately and express the golf industry's concerns to reinstate the H-2B visa returning worker exemption in the CR.

Congrats to November's newly certified and recertified members Congratulations to the latest GCSAA members to earn certified status: Christopher Lewis, CGCS at Broadlands Golf Club in Broomfield, Colo., Rocky Mountain GCSA; and H. Keith Hill Jr., CGCS at Hidden Valley Country Club in Reno, Nev., Sierra Nevada GCSA. Find out which members in your chapter earned recertification last month.

Last chance: Take the energy use survey today The Energy Use and Environmental Practices Survey closes on Monday, Dec. 12.

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John Shaw, CGCS at Valley Brook Country Club in McMurray, Pa., will be featured on "Katrek and Maginnes On Tap" at 6 p.m. (Eastern) Dec. 7 on Sirius channel 208 and XM channel 92.

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