Sunday, February 22, 2009

O'Malley Blown Away

Mark Stollenwerk the DC Gun Rights Examiner fisks Martin O'Malley on gun rights:

So Governor O’Malley, admitting that Maryland’s rating by the Brady Campaign as the 5th most gun controllin’ state in the union is not correlated with less violent crime, thinks the continued violation of the right to bear arms is the right thing to do. O’Malley’s complete disregard for the “right to carry” question is itself an unspeakable crime. Most states don’t even require a permit to openly carry a handgun and issue concealed handgun permits to anyone who can pass a background

Read the whole thing


Daniel said...

Wow, I didn't think many of our legislators "disagreed with Governor O'Malley and have introduced a bill to make Maryland a “shall issue” state when it comes to gun carry permits."

I do remember MOM's family history concerning both gun-rights and the death penalty, however, and always thought that Maryland would have to have replaced a considerable number of elected officials to become a "shall issue" state.

Let's hope this goes through.
Even though the likelihood would be to over-ride this Governor's veto.

wind river said...

The ONLY guns this boy gov likes are the ones in possession of those who are paid to protect him and his family.


Anonymous said...

So, you're saying he is like Ehrlich in that regard?

Daniel said...


If you have something more concrete to extend the debate, please do so in an intelligent fashion.

In that end, I would be happy to join in an equally intelligent discourse.

0s0-Pa said...

Yeah, its no surprise that gun sales have skyrocketed cross America. Lots of people feel that Obama will be super-strict on gun control.
-Jack Maryland Criminal Lawyer