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Erica Smith on Gun Control

 

 


For universal background checks, ban on assault rifles

In my first 100 days I commit to file and advance common sense gun control legislation that includes the following provisions:
  1. Universal background checks;
  2. A ban on assault rifles and bump stocks;
  3. Closing gun show / retail to owner transfers / owner to owner transfers;
  4. Red flag limitations providing access for loved ones and family members to petition to remove firearms from gun owners during periods of incapacitation.
Source: 2020 North Carolina Senate website EricaForUS.org , Feb 7, 2020

Rated 36% by the NRA, indicating a mixed voting record on gun rights.

Smith scores 36% by NRA on pro-gun rights policies

While widely recognized today as a major political force and as America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights, the National Rifle Association (NRA) has, since its inception, been the premier firearms education organization in the world. But our successes would not be possible without the tireless efforts and countless hours of service our nearly three million members have given to champion Second Amendment rights and support NRA programs.

The following ratings are based on lifetime voting records on gun issues and the results of a questionaire sent to all Congressional candidates; the NRA assigned a letter grade (with A+ being the highest and F being the lowest).

Source: NRA website 10-NRA on Aug 11, 2010

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