“Open-carry IS the Second Amendment,” Pierce said. “If you believe in the Second Amendment, you believe in open carry.”
Thank you John!!!! Now lets get SAF and NRA to view it that way.
Third Way’s Kessler said that despite last year’s landmark Heller ruling by the Supreme Court that upheld individual rights to own guns, “There is no constitutional right to carry a firearm. This is not even close on the constitutional scale — I have a right to carry a firearm wherever I go — it’s just not.”
Just because you wish it don't make it so.
They cite the Senate’s failure, albeit by a narrow margin, in July to pass an amendment that would have made a concealed-weapon permit from any state valid in all. “I think the gun lobby is starting to lose its clout,” Helmke said.
Narrowly in a liberal congress, and don't forget the other issues like state powers.
I think a fair article, showing all sides and concerns, but of course I am an Open Carrier, so I am biased towards the points in our favor.