NRA-PVF Endorses Jon Husted for Ohio Secretary of State
Monday, March 22, 2010
Fairfax, VA. - Today, the National Rifle Association Political
Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is announcing its endorsement of Jon Husted
for Ohio Secretary of State in the Republican primary election on
Chris W. Cox, chairman of NRA-PVF stated, "After nearly a decade
of public service as a state legislator in both chambers, Jon
Husted has proven himself as a staunch defender of Second Amendment
freedoms, and NRA-PVF is proud to endorse him for Secretary of
State in the upcoming primary election."
Husted's demonstrated support for the Second Amendment during
his tenure as a former member of the Ohio House of Representatives
and as a state Senator representing the 6th Ohio Senate District
has earned him an "A+" rating and endorsement from NRA-PVF.
When he was Speaker of the House of Representatives, Jon Husted
was instrumental in passing Ohio's "statewide preemption"
legislation, assuring equal rights for all law-abiding firearm
owners across the state. As a state Senator, he has continued to be
a vocal advocate for the rights of Ohio gun owners.
"On May 4th, I urge all Ohio NRA members and gun owners in the
Republican primary to vote Jon Husted for Secretary of State," Cox
- NRA - PVF -
Established in 1871, the National
Rifle Association is America's oldest civil rights and sportsmen's
group. Four million members strong, NRA continues to uphold the
Second Amendment and advocates enforcement of existing laws against
violent offenders to reduce crime. The Association remains the
nation's leader in firearm education and training for law-abiding
gun owners, law enforcement and the armed services.