2nd Amendment

A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.
2nd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

The founders of our county were serious when they created the Bill of Rights, the second right being the right to bear arms. Congressman Burton believes strongly in protecting this right to bear arms as guaranteed by the 2 nd Amendment of the US Constitution.

Congressman Burton's record defending the Second Amendment

Gun Owners of America Scorecard
Gun Owners of America (GOA) is a non-profit lobbying organization formed in 1975 to preserve and defend the Second Amendment rights of gun owners.

2006 100%
2005 75%
2004 100%
2003 100%
2002 100%
2001 100%
2000 80%


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Second Amendment-Related Bills Sponsored by Congressman Dan Burton (Microsoft Word Document)