NRA-PVF Endorses State Representative Bruce Borders for Re-Election in Indiana’s 45th House District
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Fairfax, Va. -- The National Rifle Association
Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing State Representative
Bruce Borders (R-45) for re-election this
"Bruce Borders proudly supports gun owners and
hunters in Indiana," said Chris Cox, chairman of NRA-PVF.
"His commitment to preserving the Second Amendment has again earned
him an 'A' rating and the NRA-PVF's
Throughout his tenure in the State House of
Representatives, Bruce Borders has consistently supported the right
to keep and bear arms, including: establishing a hunter apprentice
license and Indiana's Lifetime Concealed Firearm Permit - the first
of its kind in the United States; joining two pro-gun "friend of
the court" briefs in McDonald v. Chicago, supporting the
position that the Second Amendment guarantees a fundamental right
that protects all Americans; supporting Indiana's new Gun
Permit Privacy Act; and voting for the Emergency Powers and Parking
Lot laws, which protect citizens against firearm bans and
confiscations during states of emergency and wrongful termination
by their employer for locking a firearm in their personal vehicle
while at work.
Representative Borders' dedication to preserving our
Second Amendment rights and hunting heritage has earned him an "A"
rating and endorsement from the NRA-PVF.
"Bruce will continue to support the Second
Amendment rights of Indiana gun owners" concluded Cox. "We
urge all Indiana gun owners and sportsmen in the 45th
House District to re-elect Representative Bruce Borders on
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 NRA-PVF questionnaires.
Established in 1871, the
National Rifle Association is America's oldest civil rights and
sportsmen's group. Nearly 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