I am a firm believer in the second amendment. People across our state and county who own weapons are able to do so in a safe and carful manner. Safe handling and storage of weapons is critical for keeping our communities safe.
As America faces an epidemic of gun violence, it is clear that we need to ensure that we keep guns out of the hands of those who pose a danger to themselves or others. Gun in the hands of dangerous people pose a risk to both national security and our public health. I support expanded background checks for those purchasing weapons to ensure weapons are
Mass shootings and gun violence pose a danger to our local communities and our schools. No parent should have to fear dropping their child at school nor should any child fear their schools isn’t a safe place for them to learn.