MIC to Recognize Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) for Her Support of Youth Off-Highway Vehicle Riders

Senator Klobuchar will be on-hand to accept the MIC Chairman’s Award

April 11, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

What: The Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) will be holding a News Conference to present Senator Amy Klobuchar with the prestigious MIC Chairman’s Award for her outstanding support of Youth Off-Highway Riders. Senator Klobuchar was a key supporter of ending the lead ban on youth off-highway vehicles, and more recently led the effort to introduce a successful Senate amendment to save the Recreational Trails Program.

When: Friday, April 13, 2012, 12:00 P.M. to 12:30 P.M., CDT

Where: Polaris Industries Inc., 2100 Hwy 55, Medina, MN 55340-9770, 763-542-0500


  • MIC Media Relations, 949-727-4211, ext. 3027
  • Polaris Media Relations, 763-542-0533 

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