NC Democrats favor of waiting periods for purchases of guns. But when it comes to abortion, that's another story.
Last night, HB 937, “An Act to Amend State Firearm Laws,” passed in both houses of the General Assembly. The bill is headed to the governor, where it will be signed in to law. Here is a quick breakdown of the provisions included in the law. The Good: Concealed carriers may now leave their weapons […]
With the end of the legislative session in sight, the General Assembly has yet to pass a bill restoring Second Amendment protections to North Carolinians. The House passed HB 937, a lukewarm set of reforms that would have expanded the locations where concealed carry is permitted. The Senate then passed its own version of HB […]
Last month, I reported on the passage of HB 937 (Amend Various Firearms Laws) in the state House. Passage of the bill hit a snag on Tuesday, when the House balked at the Senate’s revisions of the bill. The Senate bill called for more expansive gun rights, including a provision that would allow concealed carriers […]
UNC system President Tom Ross has weighed into the gun debate. Ross wants a provision in House Bill 937, that allows concealed carry permit holder to have a weapon in a locked vehicles on a college campus. to be removed. This should come as no surprise to anyone. Ross, as head of the liberal Z Smith Reynolds Foundation, […]