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NRA Endorses Ben Sasse for U.S. Senate in Nebraska

Monday, September 8, 2014

NRA Endorses Ben Sasse for U.S. Senate in Nebraska

Fairfax, Va. – On behalf of our five million members across the country, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse Ben Sasse for United States Senate in Nebraska.

Based on his support of and commitment to the Second Amendment, Sasse has earned an “AQ” rating from the NRA in the November 4, 2014 election. An “AQ” is reserved for a pro-gun candidate whose rating is based on pro-gun responses to the NRA-PVF Candidate Questionnaire and is the highest rating a candidate can receive without a voting record on Second Amendment issues.

“As a fifth-generation Nebraskan, Ben knows how important the Second Amendment is to the people of Nebraska,” noted Chris W. Cox, chairman of the NRA-PVF. “He’s committed to protecting those rights.”

Sasse has stated his strong opposition to any anti-gun nominees for the U.S. Supreme Court, such as Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan. Sasse also will oppose any treaty by the United Nations or any other global organization that would impose restrictions on American gun owners.  Sasse has also stated that he strongly opposes the Obama-Bloomberg gun control agenda.

“We can count on Ben Sasse to stand up for our constitutional freedoms in the U.S. Senate.  The NRA encourages all gun owners and sportsmen in Nebraska to vote Ben Sasse for U.S. Senate on November 4,” concluded Cox.

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The NRA Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is NRA's political action committee. The NRA-PVF ranks political candidates — irrespective of party affiliation — based on voting records, public statements and their responses to an NRA-PVF questionnaire.