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Steve Welch on Gun Control

 


Punish criminals but don't prevent responsible gun ownership

Like all other parts of the Constitution, we must respect the Second Amendment. It cannot be ignored or violated, as some would have us do. As a gun owner and a hunter, I highly value the rights guaranteed by the Second Amendment.

Criminals who commit crimes with guns must be severely punished. But the vast majority of gun owners are law-abiding people who use their firearms responsibly. They should not be prevented from doing so.

Source: 2012 Senate campaign website, welchforpa.com, "Issues" , Mar 15, 2012

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