Rep. David Smith: Open Carry in Florida Would Spook the Foreign Tourists

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Open carry is publicly wearing a sidearm wherever you want in the state. ... And there are some states that have it. I don't believe open carry is right for Florida. Why? Because those...

He Chose Poorly: Gun-Control Supporting Alabama Sheriff May Regret Asking to Debate Permitless Carry

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Not everyone is taking the trend of states adopting permitless concealed carry well. An Alabama sheriff says the Yellowhammer State's new permitless carry law “will impact us all in a very negative way.” And...
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Brian Kemp Signs SB 319 Into Law Making Georgia the 25th Constitutional Carry State

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From the Firearms Policy Coalition . . . Firearms Policy Coalition issued the following statement in response to Governor Brian Kemp signing Senate Bill 319. Effective immediately, the law removes concealed carry permit requirements for adults 21...
Ron DeSantis

Special Session: This is the Path to Florida Joining the Constitutional Carry Club

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By Lee Williams Late last month, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a formal proclamation calling the legislature back to Tallahassee for a special session. As of today, constitutional carry is not scheduled to be heard. Florida...
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Florida Man Arrested After Defending Himself and His Girlfriend With a Gun…But No Carry...

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The Gainesville Police Department responded to a call of a physical altercation at about 2:00am on March 27. Adam Benjamin Cameron of Ocala and his girlfriend were walking with some friends when they were...
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The Newest Anti-Gun Smear Isn’t Nearly As Clever As Georgia Democrats Think [VIDEO]

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Georgia's Democrats aren't taking the passage of a constitutional carry bill well at all. They've released a new video featuring someone described as a former police officer. The video -- produced by the Democrats...
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NRA-ILA: Happy That Half the States Have Constitutional Carry? Thank the NRA

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A press release from the NRA Institute for Legislative Action . . . A more than 30-year effort by the National Rifle Association (NRA) reached a milestone as the Georgia legislature became the 25th...
Brian Kemp

Georgia Senate Passes Constitutional Carry Bill, Governor Kemp Promises to Sign It

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After some back and forth between the Georgia House and Senate reconciling different versions of constitutional carry bills, the Senate voted 34-22 in favor of the latest version that passed the House earlier this...
Shannon Watts

Shannon Watts Discovers That Politicians Care About What Their Constituents Really Want As Elections...

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Called “constitutional carry” or “permitless carry” by gun rights supporters, permit repeals are a totem in red states offering Republican candidates facing primary season and November elections an opportunity to burnish far-right credentials. But the...
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Cohen: You Have to Be INSANE to Think Permitless Concealed Carry is a Good...

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According to gun rights advocates, these new laws are necessary because the current permit process is simply too onerous. But that is precisely the point. It boggles the mind that anyone would want people...
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The Spread of Constitutional Carry Has Dealt the Moms and Everytown Their Biggest ‘L’...

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A little over a year ago, I wrote about the amazing progress constitutional carry had made, though not without a number of failed efforts. The total at the time was 18 states, something that...
Eric Holcomb

Indiana Joins the Club – Governor Holcomb Signs Constitutional Carry Into Law

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Two dozen. With the addition of Indiana, the constitutional carry club now has 24 members. Three (so far) in 2022. Governor Eric Holcomb signed the bill into law this afternoon and issued this statement...