The Favorite Guns Of The Republicans Running For President

  • Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum
    Kimber 1911 pistol
  • Texas Rep. Ron Paul
    “A good 2nd Amendment person doesn’t tip off home invaders what guns are in the house and how many he has.”
  • Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman
    A .22 rifle
  • Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann
  • Texas Gov. Rick Perry
    Perry, whose campaign did not return a request for comment, said then he routinely carries a gun with him while running in case he runs into snakes.
  • Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney
    Didn’t respond to an inquiry for this story, but a 2007 Associated Press article said Romney didn’t own any guns.
  • Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich
    His campaign didn’t respond to TheDC’s request for this story.