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John Hickenlooper on Gun Control
Democratic Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Hickenlooper on other issues.
  • Keep guns out of the hands of mentally ill. (Jan 2013)

Senate:

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Randy Baumgardner on Gun Control
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Randy Baumgardner on other issues.
  • Supports the Second amendment. (Nov 2013)
Michael Bennet on Gun Control
Democratic Jr Senator: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Michael Bennet on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. (Apr 2009)
  • Close the Gun Show Loophole; restrict show sales. (May 2009)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Rated C+ by the NRA, indicating a mixed voting record on gun rights. (Aug 2010)
Ken Buck on Gun Control
Republican Challenger: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Ken Buck on other issues.
  • No federal database of gun owners. (Aug 2010)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Aug 2010)
Owen Hill on Gun Control
Republican Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Owen Hill on other issues.
  • Protect the right to own & use guns for law-abiding citizens. (Oct 2013)
Amy Stephens on Gun Control
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Amy Stephens on other issues.
  • Co-sponsors every pro-2nd Amendment bill in Legislature. (Aug 2012)
Mark Udall on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (CO-2): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Mark Udall on other issues.
  • Prevent criminals from buying and carrying deadly weapons. (Aug 2008)
  • Hunting & angling tradition generates income and jobs. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. (Apr 2009)
  • 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)

House:


Mike Coffman on Gun Control
Republican (District 6): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Mike Coffman on other issues.
  • Fight to protect the 2nd Amendment. (Nov 2008)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Mar 2011)
  • Recognize heritage of hunting & shooting on federal lands. (Sep 2011)
  • Allow reloading spent military small arms ammunition. (Apr 2009)
Diana DeGette on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (CO-1): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Diana DeGette 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)
  • Stricter regulation on gun show firearm sales. (Jan 2013)
Cory Gardner on Gun Control
Republican (District 4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Cory Gardner on other issues.
  • Sportsmen are our nation's foremost conservationists. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
Doug Lamborn on Gun Control
Republican: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Doug Lamborn on other issues.
  • 2nd Amendment is a vital protection. (Nov 2006)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (Apr 2011)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
  • Allow firearms in National Parks. (Feb 2008)
  • Allow reloading spent military small arms ammunition. (Apr 2009)
  • Apply concealed carry permit to all other states where legal. (Feb 2009)
Ed Perlmutter on Gun Control
Democrat: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Ed Perlmutter on other issues.
  • Ban semi- automatics; require child-safety locks. (Nov 1998)
  • Ban large-capacity ammunition. (Jan 2013)
Jared Polis on Gun Control
Democrat (District 2): Click here for Jared Polis on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Scott Tipton on Gun Control
Republican (District 3): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Scott Tipton on other issues.
  • Increase concealed carry permits; decease other restrictions. (Nov 2010)
  • Opposes restricting gun purchase & possession. (Nov 2010)
  • Loosen restrictions on interstate gun purchases. (Oct 2011)
  • Allow veterans to register unlicensed guns acquired abroad. (May 2011)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


William Owens on Gun Control
Republican CO Governor: Click here for William Owens on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bill Ritter on Gun Control
Democrat: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bill Ritter on other issues.
  • Comfortable with Colorado’s existing gun laws. (Nov 2006)
Raul Acosta on Gun Control
2004 former Republican Write-in Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Raul Acosta on other issues.
  • Supports 2nd Amendment rights. (Oct 2004)
Hank Brown on Gun Control
Former Republican Senator (Until 1996): Click here for Hank Brown on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Ben Nighthorse Campbell on Gun Control
Former Republican incumbent; retired 2004: Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Ben Nighthorse Campbell on other issues.
  • Voted NO on banning lawsuits against gun manufacturers for gun violence. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on more penalties for gun & drug violations. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on loosening license & background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on maintaining current law: guns sold without trigger locks. (Jul 1998)
Pete Coors on Gun Control
2004 former Republican challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Pete Coors on other issues.
  • Protect our right to bear arms. (Jun 2004)
Scott McInnis on Gun Control
Republican (Until 2004) (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Scott McInnis on other issues.
  • 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)
Mike Miles on Gun Control
2004 former Democratic Senate primary challenger: Click here for Mike Miles on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Richard Randall on Gun Control
2004 former Libertarian Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Richard Randall on other issues.
  • Second amendment is not negotiable. (Oct 2004)
  • End all restrictions on weapons and ammunition. (Oct 2004)
Dan Schaefer on Gun Control
Republican Former (1994-) (District 6): Click here for Dan Schaefer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Bob Schaffer on Gun Control
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Bob Schaffer on other issues.
  • Fought to uphold the Second Amendment. (Aug 2008)
  • Adhere to second amendment. (Nov 1996)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
Tom Strickland on Gun Control
2002 Democratic Challenger (CO): Click here for Tom Strickland on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Wayne Allard on Gun Control
Republican Sr Senator (CO): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Wayne Allard on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting foreign & UN aid that restricts US gun ownership. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on banning lawsuits against gun manufacturers for gun violence. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted NO on background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on more penalties for gun & drug violations. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on loosening license & background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on maintaining current law: guns sold without trigger locks. (Jul 1998)
  • 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)
Bob Beauprez on Gun Control
Republican (District 7): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Bob Beauprez 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)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
Joel Hefley on Gun Control
Republican (District 5): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Joel Hefley 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)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
Betsy Markey on Gun Control
Former Democrat (until 2010) (District 4): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Betsy Markey on other issues.
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
Marilyn Musgrave on Gun Control
Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Marilyn Musgrave on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting suing gunmakers & sellers for gun misuse. (Apr 2003)
  • Rated A by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • No United Nations taxation on firearms. (Sep 2003)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
  • Allow firearms in National Parks. (Feb 2008)
Jane Norton on Gun Control
Republican Senate Challenger (2010); previously Lt. Gov.: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Jane Norton on other issues.
  • Strong supporter of the Second Amendment. (Dec 2009)
Andrew Romanoff on Gun Control
2010 Democratic Challenger (lost primary): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Andrew Romanoff on other issues.
  • Allow concealed carry; enforce existing gun laws. (Nov 2006)
John Salazar on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (CO-3): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for John Salazar on other issues.
  • Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. (Oct 2005)
  • National cross-state standard for concealed carry. (Jan 2009)
  • Teach kids Eddie Eagle GunSafe's lifesaving message. (May 2010)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)
Ken Salazar on Gun Control
Democratic Jr Senator (CO): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Ken Salazar on other issues.
  • Protect the individual right to use firearms. (Aug 2004)
  • Restrict felon possession, and ban assault weapons. (Aug 2004)
  • More background checks for gun purchases. (Jan 2000)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting foreign & UN aid that restricts US gun ownership. (Sep 2007)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jul 2005)
Bob Schaffer on Gun Control
Senate challenger 2008; previously Republican Representative (CO-4): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Bob Schaffer on other issues.
  • Fought to uphold the Second Amendment. (Aug 2008)
  • Adhere to second amendment. (Nov 1996)
  • Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. (Jun 1999)
  • No lawsuits against gun manufacturers. (Jan 2001)
  • Individual right to self-defense at home and as self-defense. (Jan 1999)
David Skaggs on Gun Control
Democrat (District 2): Click here for David Skaggs on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Mark Udall on Gun Control
Democratic Representative (CO-2): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Mark Udall on other issues.
  • Prevent criminals from buying and carrying deadly weapons. (Aug 2008)
  • Hunting & angling tradition generates income and jobs. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Voted YES on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains. (Apr 2009)
  • 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)
Tom Tancredo on Gun Control
Republican Representative (CO-6): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Tom Tancredo on other issues.
  • Completely support right to keep and bear arms. (Sep 2007)
  • 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 B+ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • No United Nations taxation on firearms. (Sep 2003)
  • Ban gun registration & trigger lock law in Washington DC. (Mar 2007)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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