Ellsworth even earned an endorsement from the National Rifle Association because Coats voted in 1991 for the Brady Bill to institute federal background checks for most gun purchases.
Coats said he earned an endorsement from the Indiana and National Right to Life organization, mostly because Ellsworth voted for a health care law that did not prohibit taxpayer money being used for abortions.
Q: Should citizens be allowed to carry concealed guns?
Q: Should a license be required for gun possession?
Q: Do you support current levels of enforcement of existing state restrictions on the purchase and possession of guns?
Q: Do you support current state restrictions on the purchase and possession of guns?
|2012 Presidential contenders on Gun Control:|
Green: Dr.Jill Stein(MA)
Libertarian: Gov.Gary Johnson(NM)
Justice: Mayor Rocky Anderson(UT)
Constitution: Rep.Virgil Goode(VA)
Peace+Freedom: Roseanne Barr(HI)
Reform Party: André Barnett(NY)
AmericansElect: Gov.Buddy Roemer(LA)
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