MINNESOTA GUN OWNERS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE
ENDORSES TOM EMMER FOR MINNESOTA’S 6TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT
SAINT PAUL, MINN. August 22, 2014– The Minnesota Gun Owners Political Action Committee today announced their endorsement of Tom Emmer for Minnesota’s 6th Congressional District.
“Tom Emmer has earned the Minnesota Gun Owners Political Action Committee endorsement because of his solid pro-gun record,” said Mark Okern, Chairman, Minnesota Gun Owners PAC. “Tom has demonstrated a commitment to preserving the civil rights of Minnesota’s gun owners and the Second Amendment over many years in public office.”
As a member of the Minnesota legislature, Emmer voted for several bills that protected the Second Amendment rights of Minnesota’s gun owners, including: range protection, carry permit confidentiality, and the Minnesota Citizens Personal Protection Act. Tom voted against many anti-gun bills, including a ban on the private transfer of firearms.
“As a member of Congress, Tom Emmer will continue to stand up for the rights of Minnesota’s law abiding gun owners, “ said Bryan Strawser, Executive Director, Minnesota Gun Owners PAC. “We urge all Minnesotans in the 6th Congressional District to vote for Tom Emmer on November 4th.”
“I’m thrilled to receive the endorsement of the Minnesota Gun Owners Political Action Committee. Protecting the Second Amendment is an important part of our heritage in Minnesota. I’ll continue to work to protect the Second Amendment in Congress,“ said Tom Emmer.