"As a strong supporter of the Second Amendment, I believe the Right to Bear Arms is not only a Constitutional guarantee but also a commonsense guarantee ensuring the ability of law-abiding citizens to defend themselves and their families." - Phil Gingrey
- received an "A+" rating from the National Rifle Association.
- co-filed a pro-2nd Amendment amicus brief with the Supreme Court in District of Columbia v. Heller.
- authored and introduced the Firearm Commerce Modernization Act, to protect the rights of law-abiding gun owners to purchase guns and the rights of law-abiding gun owners to sell guns.