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  • Rep. Brat Votes to Reverse Obama Gun Regulation for Social Security Recipients
    Posted in Press Releases on February 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Second Amendment

    WASHINGTON - On February 2, 2016 the House of Representatives passed legislation co-sponsored by Rep. Brat that reversed a rule issued by the Social Security Administration on January 18, 2017 to restrict Second Amendment rights. Rep. Brat issued the following statement upon passage of the bill: “I am proud to cosponsor this bill which protects the Second Amendment rights of all Americans, including those who receive Social Security disability benefits. Without this measure, their Second Amendme... Read more

  • 5 ways the next Congress can protect gun rights
    Posted in Op-Eds on October 21, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Second Amendment

    This op-ed was shared by Conservative Review. President Obama’s famous words on executive actions, “I’ve got a pen and I’ve got a phone” was not reflective of a temporary mindset. No, this is how all future liberal presidents plan to govern. Hillary Clinton, if elected president, will need to be checked by a Republican Congress in every issue area. She will especially need to be checked on the issue of firearms. Hillary Clinton sadly misunderstands our fundamental right to keep and bear arms. Ea... Read more

  • Rep. Brat Receives "A" Rating from Gun Owners of America
    Posted in Press Releases on October 20, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Second Amendment

    Rep. Brat (R-Va.) issued the following statement after receiving an "A" rating from Gun Owners of America: "I am very proud to have earned an 'A' rating from Gun Owners of America. I have always fought to defend our God-given rights, including the right to bear arms - not just when it is convenient. The second amendment is a fundamental right enshrined in the constitution because it provides the ultimate guarantee of sovereignty, and my commitment to protecting this, and all rights, is unwaverin... Read more

  • Gun Control Debate Takes Center Stage in House
    Posted in Articles on July 6, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Congressional Ethics, National Security, Second Amendment

    Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, told reporters that he and other Republicans have concerns with the underlying bill, including on GOP-backed gun language, and indicated it's unlikely to pass in its current form. Brat said conservatives have also offered amendments. Read more

  • U.S. Rep. Dave Brat’s Statement on the Democrat House floor protest
    Posted in Press Releases on June 23, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Security, Second Amendment

    U.S. Rep. Dave Brat’s Statement on the Democrat House floor protest Read more

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