NRA-PVF Endorses Mike Lee for U.S. Senate in Utah
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Fairfax, Va. - The National Rifle Association Political Victory
Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing Mike Lee for election to the U.S.
Senate in Utah this November.
"We can count on Mike Lee to defend the Second Amendment
freedoms of Utah's law-abiding gun owners, hunters and sportsmen,"
said Chris W. Cox, chairman of NRA-PVF. "Mike's commitment to
preserving the Second Amendment has earned him an 'AQ' rating and
endorsement from the NRA-PVF."
Lee supports national right-to-carry reciprocity and efforts to
reform the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. He
also opposes reenacting the Clinton gun and magazine ban and
believes sportsmen should have access to federally-owned or
administered lands for hunting, fishing, trapping and recreational
shooting. As an attorney, Lee has worked to promote reasonable and
sound wildlife management practices that would promote and preserve
"Mike Lee will be a strong voice in fighting ongoing efforts by
anti-gun politicians to dismantle the Second Amendment," Cox
concluded. "We ask all Utah gun-owners and hunters to vote Mike Lee
for U.S. Senate on November 2nd."
Chris W. Cox is NRA's chief lobbyist. He also serves as chairman
of NRA-PVF. The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund
is responsible for political candidate rankings. These are based on
candidate voting records, public statements and responses to
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