Americans’ Second Amendment rights are an important tenet of the Constitution. As such, we must ensure that these rights continue to be protected from infringement by the federal government. Law-abiding gun owners deserve commonsense gun laws that respect the fundamental right to keep and bear arms.
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At a time when efforts are underway across the country to restrict gun ownership, patriotic Americans are rising up in strong defense of the Second Amendment. This is especially true across Kentucky where there is significant grassroots energy aimed at defending a right that our founding fathers knew was of critical importance.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman James Comer (KY-1) recently spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives to express his support for the Second Amendment and stand in strong opposition to various gun control proposals across the country. Click here to view the Congressman’s full remarks.
“Mr. Speaker, I rise today to reaffirm my strong support for the 2nd Amendment and stand up for the constitutional right for all Americans to keep and bear arms.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed the STOP School Violence Act (H.R. 4909). Congressman Comer is a proud cosponsor of this bill, which would create a grant program to help schools implement measures to increase school security and keep students and school personnel safe. He spoke in support of this important, bipartisan legislation during debate on the House floor, saying:
When I came to Congress nearly 13 months ago, I committed my unwavering support for all Americans’ Second Amendment right to bear arms. As this year comes to a close, I was proud to maintain my commitment by voting to pass legislation which upholds that right and will put an end to the confusion faced by more than 16 million law-abiding Americans with concealed carry permits. The Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 accomplishes these goals.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman James Comer (KY-01) voted in favor of the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 231-198. The bill, which is endorsed by the National Rifle Association (NRA), prioritizes the Constitutional Second Amendment rights of law-abiding citizens.