The Michigan House today adopted state Rep. Gary Eisen’s resolution reaffirming the rights of law-abiding citizens to keep and bear arms in Michigan.
The right to use firearms for self-defense is ensured and protected by the constitutions of the United States and Michigan, and Eisen said he took an oath to defend the constitutions as a state representative.
“I’m committed to defending and advancing the all of fundamental liberties our Founding Fathers laid out in the Constitution – especially the Second Amendment, which is constantly under attack by those who want to limit the right of law-abiding citizens to protect themselves, their families and their property,” said Eisen, of St. Clair Township. “We must stand strong against government overreach and ensure all law-abiding citizens continue to have the right to protect themselves in Michigan.”
Eisen, a firearms instructor, said he introduced the resolution to defend law-abiding gun owners who carry for self-defense, hunting and competition.
House Resolution 227 clearly states the Michigan Legislature will not pass laws that infringe upon the ability of Michigan residents to own and keep firearms. It also says the Legislature “will ensure legislation in violation of our constitutional right to bear arms will not be imposed upon the citizens of Michigan by either the federal government or itself and would view such infringements as violations of both the Second Amendment and the Constitution of the State of Michigan of 1963.”
State Rep. Gary Eisten this week joined his colleagues in the Michigan House to extend Michigan’s state of emergency designation related to the coronavirus pandemic through April 30. Eisen, of St. Clair Township, said he favored the plan over the 70-day extension proposed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, which would have extended her emergency powers well […]
State Rep. Gary Eisen recently voted for a resolution opposing the growing movement to defund police departments in Michigan and across the country. Eisen said the resolution, adopted by the Michigan House last week, encourages Michigan communities not to cut funding for law enforcement to appease radical protesters who are calling for police to be […]
A plan from state Rep. Gary Eisen, of St. Clair, giving local communities more options to conduct road projects was unanimously advanced by the Michigan House this week. Eisen’s legislation, House Bill 4476, raises the ceiling on projects that can be free of competitive bidding from the current $100,000 to $300,000. It also restricts a […]
© 2009 - 2023 Michigan House Republicans. All Rights Reserved.