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on March 4, 2016 in Gun Page World News

Democratic Gov. Vetoes Permitless Concealed Carry for West Virginia

by AWR Hawkins On March 3, West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin (D) vetoed HB 4145, a bill which would have allowed residents to carry a gun concealed without a permit in the state. This is the second time Tomblin has vetoed permitless concealed carry. He first did it during the 2015 legislative session, after being pressured by gun control groups like Moms Demand Action and by individual gun control proponents Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV). The NRA-ILA’s Dakota Moore commented on Tomblin’s most recent veto, saying, “Gov. Tomblin’s decision to veto this bill is unfortunate, especially considering the significant...

by AWR Hawkins On March 3, West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin (D) vetoed HB 4145, a bill which would have allowed residents to carry a gun concealed without a permit in the state. This is the second time...

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