Brendan Boyle – No, the GOP concealed carry bill does not block states from keeping guns out of schools

This post was originally published on this site

The Truth-o-Meter says: False | No, the GOP concealed carry bill does not block states from keeping guns out of schools

The House passed a bill Dec. 6 that would make permits to carry a concealed weapon issued in one state valid in all other states, similarly to how driver’s licenses are recognized across state lines. Republicans attached the concealed carry measure to a bipartisan bill to strengthen the national background check system, causing House Democrats to sour on the legislative package. On the eve of the vote, one Democratic lawmaker warned the expansion of concealed-carry rights would prevent states from keeping guns away from schools. “There are 12 states that don’t require permits for carrying guns. Under #HR38, someone from one …

>> More

Facebook Comments
(Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply