|Rep. Paul Broun Introduces Concealed Carry Recognition Bill||
"Pro-gun champion Rep. Paul Broun (R-GA) recently introduced a concealed carry recognition bill, H.R. 2900, that allows law-abiding citizens who can legally carry concealed in their home state to carry all across the country, as well."
"Titled 'The Secure Access to Firearms Enhancement (SAFE) Act,' this legislation recognizes that constitutional rights do not become null and void at the state line." ...
|FBI Stats and National CCW Reciprocity (video story)||
"FBI statistics showing violent crimes decreasing correlate with the popularity of state laws allowing the carrying of concealed firearms by private citizens."
"What is needed now is national CCW reciprocity." ...
|House Crime Subcommittee Holds Hearing on National Right-to-Carry Bill||
On Tuesday, Sept. 13, the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security held a hearing on H.R. 822, the National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011.
The bill, introduced earlier this year by Congressmen Cliff Stearns (R-Fla.) and Heath Shuler (D-N.C.) and cosponsored by more than 240 of their colleagues, would enable millions of permit holders to exercise their right to self-defense while traveling outside their home states.