Defending the Second Amendment

Rob believes that that the Second Amendment ensures the rights of law-abiding citizens to own firearms for hunting, target shooting, self-defense, and other reasons. Rob is a gun owner, a concealed carry permit holder, an NRA member and a longtime member of the Rivanna Rifle & Pistol Club near his home in Charlottesville. His voting record has received an “A” score from the NRA.

  • Rob Bell supports both concealed and open carry.
  • Rob Bell believes that the Second Amendment guarantees the right of citizens to own firearms and opposes efforts to reinterpret and weaken this Constitutional protection.
  • Rob Bell supports the right of law-abiding citizens to defend their families against home intruders.
  • Rob Bell voted to repeal the “one gun a month” law.
  • Rob Bell was co-patron of the bill to repeal the concealed carry “restaurant ban.”
  • Rob Bell voted to remove concealed carry permit information from the list of data that is subject to Virginia’s open record laws.