Harley Rouda on Gun Control



Mandatory background checks; ban assault rifles

Q: Gun Control: Support more restrictive gun control legislation? Restrict semi-automatic weapons?

Dana Rohrabacher (R): Mostly no. Ban selling guns to felons. Co-sponsored law to repeal semiautomatic weapons ban. "Safer to have good guys in our schools with guns than not."

Harley Rouda (D): Yes. Supports mandatory background checks, banning assault rifles, high-capacity magazines & sale of guns to violent criminals or convicted domestic abusers.

Source: CampusElect.org 2018 Issue Guides: Congress CA-48 election , Oct 9, 2018

Restrict right to bear arms, according to CC survey.

Rouda supports the CC survey question on Second Amendment

The Christian Coalition Voter Guide inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Further Restrictions on the Right to Keep and Bear Arms' Christian Coalition's self-description: "Christian Voter Guide is a clearing-house for traditional, pro-family voter guides. We do not create voter guides, nor do we interview or endorse candidates."

Source: Christian Coalition Surve 18CC-10 on Jul 1, 2018

Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer.

Rouda voted YEA the Bipartisan Background Checks Act

H.R.8: To require a background check for every firearm sale. This Act may be cited as the "Background Check Expansion Act".