Congressman Steve Kagen, M.D. made the following statement regarding today's Supreme Court decision on McDonald v. City of Chicago:
"The Supreme Court's decision today to reverse Chicago's handgun law confirms our constitutional right to bear arms. I am certain that we can continue to protect our rights and public safety within the parameters established and upheld by our Constitution."
Dr. Kagen was one of a bipartisan group of 251 Members of Congress and 58 Senators supporting the Second Amendment who joined a congressional amicus brief sent to the Supreme Court in this case.