Congressional Cigar Caucus Launches and Nets First Big Win


Representatives Meuser and Tom Emmer registered the Congressional Cigar Caucus as a Congressional Member Organization for the 117th Congress on Oct. 22, 2021. The Congressional Cigar Caucus purpose is to serve as an informal group of members dedicated to preserving the artisan craft of the cigar industry while educating members on how the cigar industry impacts American families, agriculture and the economy. Meuser will serve as the Congressional Cigar Caucus’ chairperson while Rep. Emmer will serve as its vice chairperson. Blake Deeley and Jeffrey Kuckuck were listed as its legislative directors. The registration was accepted by Committee on House Administration on Nov. 4, 2021.