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Panel OKs bill to let guns in State House(ME)
boston.com ^ | 18 April, 2011 | AP

Posted on 04/19/2011 5:10:42 AM PDT by marktwain

A bill that would allow guns in the Maine State House has been narrowly endorsed by a legislative committee, even as efforts continue to bolster security in the Capitol.

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Government; News/Current Events; US: Maine
KEYWORDS: banglist; capitol; gun; me
We continue to make incremental progress. I hope that this passes.
1 posted on 04/19/2011 5:10:48 AM PDT by marktwain
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To: marktwain

Notice the AP writers implied and unfounded assumption that allowing guns in the capitol would reduce security.


2 posted on 04/19/2011 5:11:55 AM PDT by marktwain
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To: marktwain
A bill that would allow guns in the Maine State House has been narrowly endorsed by a legislative committee, even as efforts continue to bolster security in the Capitol.

Some hoplophobic editor must have added the word "even."

3 posted on 04/19/2011 8:28:17 AM PDT by backwoods-engineer (Any politician who holds that the state accords rights is an oathbreaker and an "enemy... domestic.")
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