A day after nine people died in a massive shootout in Waco, a Senate committee approved a bill legalizing the open carry of handguns.
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The right to bear arms wasn’t one of the five emergency items outlined in Gov. Greg Abbott’s State of the State address in February, […]
Opponents of open carry and campus carry say their access to lawmakers has sometimes been limited, even as the most extreme gun activists get meetings with top elected officials.
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Bills to allow Texans to carry guns on college campuses, and unconcealed handguns in public, passed out of a Senate committee today.
Wendy Davis repeated her call for Attorney General Greg Abbott to settle an ongoing lawsuit over Texas’ school finance system, indicating her campaign is betting big on an issue that’s set to rumble through 2014.
Higher education leaders have long opposed the idea, but a slew of conservative House members stood Thursday to defend campus carry.