NRA-PVF Endorses Lori Swanson for Minnesota’s Attorney General
Friday, October 01, 2010
Fairfax, Va. -- The National Rifle Association Political Victory
Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing Lori Swanson for re-election in
Minnesota's Attorney General race on November 2.
"Lori Swanson's commitment to preserving our Second Amendment
freedoms has earned her the NRA-PVF endorsement," said Chris W.
Cox, chairman of NRA-PVF. "Gun owners and hunters in Minnesota can
trust Lori Swanson to fight for their Second Amendment rights.
Lori Swanson returned positive responses to the NRA-PVF
candidate questionnaire and has been a strong and vocal supporter
of our right to keep and bear arms while serving as Minnesota
Attorney General. She also signed the important amicus
brief in the McDonald case, arguing that the Second
Amendment guarantees a fundamental right that applies to all
"Lori Swanson's support for individual gun ownership rights has
earned her an 'A+' rating -- the NRA-PVF's highest -- and
endorsement from the NRA-PVF," Cox continued. "We ask all Minnesota
gun owners, hunters and NRA members to vote Lori Swanson for
Attorney General on November 2."
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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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