Gil Cisneros on Gun Control



Support background checks and assault weapon ban

Q: Gun Control: Support more restrictive gun control legislation? Restrict semi-automatic weapons?

Gil Cisneros (D): Yes. Build on "courageous efforts" of Parkland students. Supports expanded background checks. Ban assault weapons. Opposes concealed carry reciprocity.

Young Kim (R): No. Voted against prohibiting high-capacity gun magazines, background checks to buy ammunition, concealed firearms on school grounds or expanded assault weapon definitions.

Source: CampusElect.org 2018 Issue Guides: Congress CA-39 election , Oct 9, 2018

Restrict right to bear arms, according to CC survey.

Cisneros supports the CC survey question on Second Amendment

The Christian Coalition Voter Guide inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Further Restrictions on the Right to Keep and Bear Arms' Christian Coalition's self-description: "Christian Voter Guide is a clearing-house for traditional, pro-family voter guides. We do not create voter guides, nor do we interview or endorse candidates."

Source: Christian Coalition Surve 18CC-10 on Jul 1, 2018

Support gun-control, according to PVS survey.

Cisneros supports the PVS survey question on gun control

Project Vote Smart inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Guns: Do you generally support gun-control legislation?' PVS self-description: "The Political Courage Test provides voters with positions on key issues. Historically, candidates have failed to complete our test due to the advice they receive from their advisors and out of fear of negative attack ads."

Source: PVS Survey 18PVS-10 on Aug 1, 2018

Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer.

Cisneros voted YEA the Bipartisan Background Checks Act

H.R.8: To require a background check for every firearm sale. This Act may be cited as the "Background Check Expansion Act".