At Townhall.com: Gun Control Advocates Ignore the Data On Reciprocity

18 Jan , 2020  

Dr. John Lott has a new op-ed at Townhall.com on the gun control mess in Virginia. The piece starts this way:

So much of the gun control debate is about things that might go wrong. Democrats, who just took control of the Virginia state legislature, are about to pass a law that will dramatically limit the ability of people with concealed handgun permits from other states to carry in Virginia.



If Democrats who previously supported Concealed Carry Reciprocity vote for it again, it would be two votes short in the Senate

14 Jun , 2017  

In 2013, Senator Cornyn’s Concealed Carry Reciprocity bill received 57 votes, three short of the 60 it needed for passage.  Thirteen Democrats voted for it, though seven of them have been defeated.  With 52 Republican votes (assuming that all the new Republicans vote “yes”), that would give 58 votes for the bill.  …