Frankel is a strong proponent of gun safety, hence, hates 2nd Amendment.
He has sponsored numerous pieces of legislation toward this goal and continues to participate in hearings and legislative events around the state. He serves as chairman of the House Common Sense Firearms Safety Caucus, a group charged with exploring sensible approaches toward the safe and lawful use of firearms.
Made mental health parity one of his legislative priorities. Since he took office, he has been working to ensure that insurance companies offer equal coverage for mental health, and to educate the public about mental health issues.