In the past year, it has been difficult for many conservatives and pro-Second Amendment advocates to accept the fact that Mitt Romney signed a permanent semi-automatic rifle ban as governor off Massachusetts. Paul Ryan, changes that feeling. Not only is Paul Ryan an avid hunter, but his time in Congress further bolsters his ongoing defense of Second Amendment rights.
“He voted in 1999 against a proposal that would have established more stringent requirements for background checks on people buying firearms at gun shows. He voted last year for a gun-rights bill under which a permit to carry a concealed firearm in one state would be valid in almost every other state.”