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Mike Pence on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IN-6): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Mike Pence on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Jul 2011)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)

Senate:

IN 2012: 2012 Indiana Senate Debates


Daniel Coats on Gun Control
Republican Jr Senator (IN): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Daniel Coats on other issues.
  • 1991: voted for Brady Bill & background checks. (Oct 2010)
  • Voted NO on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on maintaining current law: guns sold without trigger locks. (Jul 1998)
  • Rated C+ by the NRA, indicating a mixed voting record on gun rights. (Aug 2010)
Joe Donnelly on Gun Control
Senate Challenger; Democratic Represenative (IN-2): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Joe Donnelly on other issues.
  • Support the Second Amendment. (Nov 2006)
  • Voted NO on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Apr 2011)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Richard Lugar on Gun Control
Republican Sr Senator (IN): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Richard Lugar on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. (Apr 2009)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting foreign & UN aid that restricts US gun ownership. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on banning lawsuits against gun manufacturers for gun violence. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on more penalties for gun & drug violations. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on loosening license & background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on maintaining current law: guns sold without trigger locks. (Jul 1998)
Richard Mourdock on Gun Control
Republican Challenger: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Richard Mourdock on other issues.
  • No additional restrictions on gun ownership. (Sep 2011)
  • Oppose anti-gun Supreme Court nominees. (Jul 2011)
  • Right to keep and bear arms is an individual right. (Jul 2011)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)

House:


Larry Bucshon on Gun Control
Republican (District 8): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Larry Bucshon on other issues.
  • Right to bear arms will not be infringed on my watch. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restricting gun purchase & possession. (Nov 2010)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Oct 2011)
Andre Carson on Gun Control
Democrat: Click here for Andre Carson on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Luke Messer on Gun Control
Republican (District 6): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Luke Messer on other issues.
  • 100% rating from the NRA. (Nov 2012)
  • Opposes restrictions on gun purchases. (Sep 2012)
Todd Rokita on Gun Control
Republican (District 4): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Todd Rokita on other issues.
  • Defend the 2nd Amendment. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restricting gun purchase & possession. (Nov 2010)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Feb 2012)
Marlin Stutzman on Gun Control
Republican (District 3): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Marlin Stutzman on other issues.
  • Don't dilute the meaning of the 2nd Amendment. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restricting gun purchase & possession. (Nov 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (May 2011)
Peter Visclosky on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IN-1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Peter Visclosky on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
Jackie Walorski on Gun Control
Republican (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jackie Walorski on other issues.
  • Co-authored the Castle Doctrine, a life-time handgun permit. (Nov 2012)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes restrictions on gun purchases. (Sep 2012)
Todd Young on Gun Control
Republican (District 9): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Todd Young on other issues.
  • Repeal Assault Weapons Ban & most gun control laws. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Feb 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Mitch Daniels on Gun Control
Republican IN Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mitch Daniels on other issues.
  • No background checks; no licenses; yes concealed carry. (Nov 2008)
Susan Brooks on Gun Control
Republican (District 5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Susan Brooks on other issues.
  • Proud supporter of the 2nd Amendment. (Nov 2012)
Dan Burton on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IN-5): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Dan Burton on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted YES on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • No United Nations taxation on firearms. (Sep 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Apr 2011)
  • Require video recording of every firearm test by ATF. (Jan 2011)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
  • Apply concealed carry permit to all other states where legal. (Feb 2009)
Joe Donnelly on Gun Control
Senate Challenger; Democratic Represenative (IN-2): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Joe Donnelly on other issues.
  • Support the Second Amendment. (Nov 2006)
  • Voted NO on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Apr 2011)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Mike Pence on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IN-6): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Mike Pence on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Jul 2011)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Joseph Kernan on Gun Control
Former Democratic Governor (2003-2004): Click here for Joseph Kernan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Frank O'Bannon on Gun Control
Former Democratic Governor (1997-2003): Click here for Frank O'Bannon on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Julia Carson on Gun Control
Former Dem. (Deceased 2008) (District 10): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Julia Carson on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
Lee Hamilton on Gun Control
Democrat (Until 2004) (District 9): Click here for Lee Hamilton on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Baron Hill on Gun Control
Democrat (until 2010) (District 9): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Baron Hill on other issues.
  • Firm bleiever in the Second Amendment. (Nov 2006)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
John Hostettler on Gun Control
2010 Senate Challenger (lost GOP primary); formerly US Rep.: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for John Hostettler on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated A- by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
John Myers on Gun Control
Republican Former (1994-) (District 7): Click here for John Myers on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Marvin Scott on Gun Control
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Marvin Scott on other issues.
  • Repeal federal restrictions. (Jul 2004)
Evan Bayh on Gun Control
Democratic Jr Senator (IN): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Evan Bayh on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. (Apr 2009)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting foreign & UN aid that restricts US gun ownership. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on banning lawsuits against gun manufacturers for gun violence. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on more penalties for gun & drug violations. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on loosening license & background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Prevent unauthorized firearm use with "smart gun" technology. (Aug 2000)
Richard Behney on Gun Control
2010 Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Richard Behney on other issues.
  • Absolute right to gun ownership. (Apr 2010)
Steve Buyer on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IN-4): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Steve Buyer on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Chris Chocola on Gun Control
Republican (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Chris Chocola on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
Brad Ellsworth on Gun Control
Democrat: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Brad Ellsworth on other issues.
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Aug 2010)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Brad Ellsworth on Gun Control
Democrat: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Brad Ellsworth on other issues.
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Aug 2010)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
John Hostettler on Gun Control
Republican (District 8): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for John Hostettler on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated A- by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
Andrew Jacobs on Gun Control
Democrat (retired 1996) (District 11): Click here for Andrew Jacobs on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Brian Kerns on Gun Control
Republican (District 7): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Brian Kerns on other issues.
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
David McIntosh on Gun Control
Republican (District 2): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for David McIntosh on other issues.
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
Steve Osborn on Gun Control
Libertarian Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Steve Osborn on other issues.
  • A true pro-second amendment stance. (Jun 2006)
Ed Pease on Gun Control
Republican (District 7): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Ed Pease on other issues.
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
Tim Roemer on Gun Control
Democrat (District 3): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Tim Roemer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • Prevent unauthorized firearm use with "smart gun" technology. (Aug 2000)
Mike Sodrel on Gun Control
Republican (District 9): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Mike Sodrel on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
Mark Souder on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IN-3): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Mark Souder on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • No United Nations taxation on firearms. (Sep 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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