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Pat Quinn on Gun Control
Democratic Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Pat Quinn on other issues.
  • Comprehensive plan for gun safety & violence prevention. (Feb 2013)

Senate:

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Richard Durbin on Gun Control
Democratic Sr Senator (IL): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Richard Durbin on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted NO on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. (Apr 2009)
  • Voted NO 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)
  • Voted NO on maintaining current law: guns sold without trigger locks. (Jul 1998)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
  • Ban large-capacity ammunition. (Jan 2013)
  • Support tradition of hunting on wildlife refuges. (Aug 1994)
Mark Kirk on Gun Control
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (IL-10): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Mark Kirk on other issues.
  • Require trigger locks; enforce Brady Bill. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated D by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Aug 2010)
Doug Truax on Gun Control
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Doug Truax on other issues.
  • Hearings on "Stand Your Ground" laws don't address issue. (Nov 2013)

House:


Judy Biggert on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IL-13): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Judy Biggert 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)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Cheri Bustos on Gun Control
Democrat (District 17): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Cheri Bustos on other issues.
  • Protect access to public lands for hunting & shooting. (Nov 2012)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes restrictions on gun purchases. (Sep 2012)
Danny Davis on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-7): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Danny Davis on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • 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)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
  • Ban large-capacity ammunition. (Jan 2013)
Rodney Davis on Gun Control
Republican (District 13): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Rodney Davis on other issues.
  • Unabashed supporter of our Second Amendment rights. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
Bob Dold on Gun Control
Republican (District 10): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bob Dold on other issues.
  • Supports restricting gun purchase & possession. (Nov 2010)
Tammy Duckworth on Gun Control
Democrat (District 8): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tammy Duckworth on other issues.
  • Supports restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
Bill Enyart on Gun Control
Democrat (District 12): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bill Enyart on other issues.
  • Supports restrictions on gun purchases. (Sep 2012)
Bill Foster on Gun Control
Democrat: Click here for Bill Foster on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Luis Gutierrez on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-4): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Luis Gutierrez 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)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
  • Ban "fire sale" of firearms after delicensing closure. (Jan 2013)
Randy Hultgren on Gun Control
Republican (District 14): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Randy Hultgren on other issues.
  • Opposes restricting gun purchase & possession. (Nov 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Jun 2011)
  • Recognize heritage of hunting & shooting on federal lands. (Sep 2011)
Robin Kelly on Gun Control
Democrat (District 2): Click here for Robin Kelly on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Adam Kinzinger on Gun Control
Republican (District 16): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Adam Kinzinger on other issues.
  • Strong supporter of the Second Amendment. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Apr 2011)
Dan Lipinski on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Dan Lipinski on other issues.
  • Voted NO on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
Mike Quigley on Gun Control
Democrat (District 5): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mike Quigley on other issues.
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
  • Ban large-capacity ammunition. (Jan 2013)
  • Stricter regulation on gun show firearm sales. (Jan 2013)
Mel Reynolds on Gun Control
Democratic candidate (District 2): Click here for Mel Reynolds on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Peter Roskam on Gun Control
Republican: Click here for Peter Roskam on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bobby Rush on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-1): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Rush 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)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
Jan Schakowsky on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-9): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jan Schakowsky 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)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
  • Ban "fire sale" of firearms after delicensing closure. (Jan 2013)
  • Ban large-capacity ammunition. (Jan 2013)
Bobby Schilling on Gun Control
Republican (District 17): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bobby Schilling on other issues.
  • Elected officials must uphold Second Amendment. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Recognize heritage of hunting & shooting on federal lands. (Sep 2011)
Brad Schneider on Gun Control
Democrat (District 10): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Brad Schneider on other issues.
  • Reinstate federal Assault Weapons Ban. (Nov 2012)
  • Supports restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports restrictions on gun purchases. (Sep 2012)
Aaron Schock on Gun Control
Republican (District 18): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Aaron Schock on other issues.
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Sep 2011)
John Shimkus on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IL-19): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for John Shimkus 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)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • 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)
Joe Walsh on Gun Control
Republican (District 8): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Joe Walsh on other issues.
  • Supports right to own hand guns & to carry concealed weapons. (Nov 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Rod Blagojevich on Gun Control
Democratic IL Governor; previously Representative (IL-5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Rod Blagojevich on other issues.
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
Jerry Costello on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-12): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jerry Costello 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)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Jun 2011)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Jesse Louis Jackson on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-2): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jesse Louis Jackson 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 D by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
Timothy Johnson on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IL-15): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Timothy Johnson 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)
  • 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)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Jul 2011)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Donald Manzullo on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IL-16): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Donald Manzullo 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)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • No United Nations taxation on firearms. (Sep 2003)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Mar 2012)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
George Ryan on Gun Control
Former Republican Governor (1999-2002): Click here for the full quote OR click here for George Ryan on other issues.
  • Long-time supporter of gun control; more criminal penalties. (Nov 1999)
James Thompson on Gun Control
Former Republican Governor (1977-1990): Click here for James Thompson on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Philip Crane on Gun Control
Republican (Until 2004) (District 8): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Philip Crane on other issues.
  • 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)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
James Durkin on Gun Control
2002 Former Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for James Durkin on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Harris Fawell on Gun Control
Republican Former (1994-) (District 13): Click here for Harris Fawell on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Peter Fitzgerald on Gun Control
Former Republican incumbent; retired 2004: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Peter Fitzgerald on other issues.
  • 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)
Mike Flanagan on Gun Control
Republican Former (1994-) (District 5): Click here for Mike Flanagan on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Denny Hastert on Gun Control
Republican (Retired 2007) (District 14): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Denny Hastert on other issues.
  • Voted YES 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)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Alan Keyes on Gun Control
American Independent nominee for President; 2004 Republican challenger for IL Senate: Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Alan Keyes on other issues.
  • Fiercely defend the Second Amendment. (Aug 2008)
  • Gun control agenda mistrusts ordinary citizens. (Oct 2007)
  • Fundamental DUTY of free citizens to keep & bear arms. (Oct 2007)
  • Gun control mentality means crooks have all the guns. (Oct 2004)
  • Second Amendment not about hunting, but about national duty. (Aug 2004)
  • No federal role in gun safety-leave it to states & parents. (Jan 2000)
  • Teach high school students to use guns. (Dec 1999)
  • Columbine killers lacked moral development - not gun laws. (Jun 1999)
  • Gun control is an outcome of godless materialism. (May 1999)
  • Control people’s passions - not the things they use. (May 1999)
  • Columbine killers lacked moral development - not gun laws. (May 1999)
  • Against banning guns since that won’t end violence. (Jan 1999)
  • Supports right to bear arms for all types and uses of guns. (Jan 1999)
  • No bans on legal firearms; allow concealed carry. (Jul 1996)
William Lipinski on Gun Control
Democrat (Until 2004) (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for William Lipinski on other issues.
  • 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)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
Carol Moseley-Braun on Gun Control
Former Democratic Senator (Until 1998): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Carol Moseley-Braun on other issues.
  • Ban semi-automatics; more background checks & enforcement. (Jan 2004)
  • Voted NO on maintaining current law: guns sold without trigger locks. (Jul 1998)
Barack Obama on Gun Control
Democratic incumbent President; IL Senator (2004-2008): Click here for 17 full quotes OR click here for Barack Obama on other issues.
  • Gun violence victims deserve a vote. (Feb 2013)
  • I believe in 2nd Amendment, but not war weapons on streets. (Oct 2012)
  • Fast-and-Furious: no prosecutions for Mexican gun/drug snafu. (Jun 2012)
  • Midwestern "bitter clingers" frustrated over broken promises. (Aug 2009)
  • Opposed bill okaying illegal gun use in home invasions. (Aug 2008)
  • Ok for states & cities to determine local gun laws. (Apr 2008)
  • FactCheck: Yes, Obama endorsed Illinois handgun ban. (Apr 2008)
  • April 2008: "Bittergate" labeled Obama elitist. (Apr 2008)
  • Respect 2nd Amendment, but local gun bans ok. (Feb 2008)
  • Provide some common-sense enforcement on gun licensing. (Jan 2008)
  • 2000: cosponsored bill to limit purchases to 1 gun per month. (Oct 2007)
  • Concealed carry OK for retired police officers. (Aug 2007)
  • Stop unscrupulous gun dealers dumping guns in cities. (Jul 2007)
  • Keep guns out of inner cities--but also problem of morality. (Oct 2006)
  • Bush erred in failing to renew assault weapons ban. (Oct 2004)
  • Ban semi-automatics, and more possession restrictions. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jul 2005)
Jack Ryan on Gun Control
Former Republican Senate challenger (2004): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jack Ryan on other issues.
  • Fight to protect constitutional guarantee of gun rights. (Jun 2004)
  • Fight to protect constitutional guarantee of gun rights. (May 2004)
Paul Simon on Gun Control
Former Democratic Senator (Until 1997): Click here for Paul Simon on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Melissa Bean on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (IL-8): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Melissa Bean on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
Roland Burris on Gun Control
Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2010): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Roland Burris on other issues.
  • Voted NO on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. (Apr 2009)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
Cardiss Collins on Gun Control
Democrat (1973-1996) (District 7): Click here for Cardiss Collins on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Kathy Cummings on Gun Control
Green Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Kathy Cummings on other issues.
  • 2nd amendment doesn’t include automatic weapons or WMDs. (Aug 2008)
Rahm Emanuel on Gun Control
Democratic Rep. (IL-5); Chief of Staff-Designee: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Rahm Emanuel 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)
  • Prevent unauthorized firearm use with "smart gun" technology. (Aug 2000)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
Lane Evans on Gun Control
Democrat (District 17): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Lane Evans 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)
Thomas Ewing on Gun Control
Republican (District 15): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Thomas Ewing on other issues.
  • Voted YES on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
Alexi Giannoulias on Gun Control
2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently State Treasurer: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Alexi Giannoulias on other issues.
  • Supports background checks & assault weapons ban. (Aug 2010)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Aug 2010)
Debbie Halvorson on Gun Control
Democrat (until 2010) (District 11): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Debbie Halvorson on other issues.
  • Ardent supporter of the Second Amendment. (Nov 2008)
Phil Hare on Gun Control
Democrat: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Phil Hare on other issues.
  • No armor piercing ammunition; yes child safety locks. (Nov 2006)
Henry Hyde on Gun Control
Republican (District 6): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Henry Hyde on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated B by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
Mark Kirk on Gun Control
Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative (IL-10): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Mark Kirk on other issues.
  • Require trigger locks; enforce Brady Bill. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated D by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated F by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun control voting record. (Aug 2010)
Ray LaHood on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IL-18): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Ray LaHood 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)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
David Phelps on Gun Control
Democrat (District 19): Click here for the full quote OR click here for David Phelps on other issues.
  • Voted YES on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
John Porter on Gun Control
Republican (retired) (District 10): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Porter on other issues.
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
Glenn Poshard on Gun Control
Democrat (District 19): Click here for Glenn Poshard on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Steven Sauerberg on Gun Control
Republican Challenger: Click here for Steven Sauerberg on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Larry Stafford on Gun Control
Libertarian challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Larry Stafford on other issues.
  • Individual right to carry & use guns. (Mar 2008)
Jerry Weller on Gun Control
Republican Representative (IL-11): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Jerry Weller 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)
  • Rated A- by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Sidney Yates on Gun Control
Democrat (retired 1998) (District 9): Click here for Sidney Yates on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Rod Blagojevich on Gun Control
Democratic IL Governor; previously Representative (IL-5): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Rod Blagojevich on other issues.
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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