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Last Tuesday, I introduced LB 451, a bill in the Nebraska legislature to defend the Constitution and protect our 2nd Amendment rights.

My sincere thanks to the nearly 5,000 of you who’ve taken the time to visit Facebook and sign our petition in support of the Nebraska Gun Rights Bill.

I am writing today to tell you that you are not alone. Shortly after I introduced this legislation, the Nebraska Sheriffs Association voted to endorse my bill. Our effort is growing and now has the support of one of the largest law enforcement groups in the state.


Last week, the Obama Administration announced 23 Executive Orders to restrict the 2nd Amendment rights guaranteed to us in the United States Constitution.

I do not believe we, as Nebraskans and Americans, can sit idly by and let this Administration tread on these rights. As State Senator and as a Persian Gulf War Veteran who has served this country and defended our inherent freedoms, I have a responsibility to act now and fight for the rights of law-abiding Nebraska citizens.

So, as the Nebraska legislature commences with the 103rd Legislative session, I wanted to let you know about a bill I filed today to defend the Constitution and protect our 2nd Amendment rights. My legislation will do two key things here in Nebraska:

1.  Make any federal law which places new restrictions on firearm or magazine ownership unenforceable in Nebraska; and
2.  Make any federal law that places new registration...