Antonio Delgado on Gun Control



Supports Second Amendment, but every right has its limits

As a member of Congress, "part of my job (would be) to protect the rights of constituents, and the second amendment is no doubt a right I would want to protect," Delgado said. "But just like the first amendment, every right has its limits." A poll conducted by NPR/Ipsos in the aftermath of the Florida shooting "found widespread bipartisan support for a range of gun-control policies," NPR reported. Those policies included "requiring background checks for all gun buyers" and banning bump stocks
Source: Poughkeepsie Journal on 2018 Congress NY-19 election , Oct 11, 2018

Restrict right to bear arms, according to CC survey.

Delgado 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

Support gun-control, according to PVS survey.

Delgado supports the PVS survey question on gun control

Project Vote Smart inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Guns: Do you generally support gun-control legislation?' PVS self-description: "The Political Courage Test provides voters with positions on key issues. Historically, candidates have failed to complete our test due to the advice they receive from their advisors and out of fear of negative attack ads."

Source: PVS Survey 18PVS-10 on Aug 1, 2018

Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer.

Delgado 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".