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Lamar Alexander's Public Statements on Issue: Guns

Full Name: Lamar Alexander
Office: U.S. Senate (TN) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Honey; 4 Children: Andrew, Leslee, Kathryn, William
Birth Date: 07/03/1940
Birth Place: Maryville, TN
Home City: Nashville, TN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
July 10, 2014 Alexander Cosponsors Amendment to Extend Second Amendment Rights on Federal Recreational Lands
Feb. 4, 2014 Alexander: Surgeon General's Office Shouldn't be "Bully Pulpit" for Obamacare, Gun Control
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - UN Arms Trade Treaty "Violates the Second Amendment Rights of Tennesseans and All Americans"
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
April 17, 2013 Alexander Votes Against "Assault Weapons" Ban and Background Check Expansion
April 12, 2013 Alexander to Oppose Toomey-Manchin Amendment, First Vote on Gun Control Legislation
April 11, 2013 Alexander: "Always Ready to Defend" Tennesseans' Second Amendment Rights in U.S. Senate
July 26, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - UN Arms Trade Treaty
July 19, 2012 Alexander on Proposed UN Arms Trade Treaty: There's "Growing Bipartisan Opposition to a Very Bad Idea"
July 25, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
July 9, 2010 Supreme Court Decision Protecting Second Amendment Rights
June 28, 2010 Alexander Statement on Supreme Court Firearms Ruling
July 23, 2009 Alexander Votes to Support Second Amendment Rights
Sept. 17, 2008 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, Re: Speedy Passage of Second Amendment Rights Legislation
June 26, 2008 Alexander Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Strike Down D.C. Gun Ban
March 28, 2007 Alexander, Corker Support Second Amendment by Cosponsoring Bill to Lift D.C. Gun Ban
March 2, 2004 Statement of Senator Lamar Alexander on S.1805, the Gun Liability Bill
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