Bill Flores on The Second Amendment

Last Updated : Aug 07, 2010

Summary

Bill Flores states that he opposed the Chicago handgun ban and supports second amendment rights.

 

Opposition to Chicago Gun Ban

In June of 2008, Mr. Flores noted his support for the recent Supreme Court ruling that overturned the handgun ban in Chicago.

 

Campaign Website Statements

 

Voting Record

National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011

In November of 2011, the House passed the National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011. The legislation was designed to amend the federal criminal code to authorize a person who is carrying a government-issued photographic identification document and a valid permit to carry a concealed firearm in one state to carry a concealed handgun in another state in accordance with the restrictions of that state. It passed the House with the support of almost all Republicans and about 1/4 of the Democrats. Bill Flores voted in favor of the reciprocity legislation.

Bill Flores voted in favor of the reciprocity legislation.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

This representative has not been identified as sponsoring or cosponsoring significant legislation related to this title.

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