|Rahm Emanuel's Check to Second Amendment Foundation|
Well, they didn't actually SUPPORT it on a VOLUNTARY basis....but after the Court Of Appeals found that they had violated the Second Amendment Rights of Chicago citizens and ordered them to pay the Second Amendment Foundation they eventually wrote the check pictured above.
More news on the original Court decision can be found by clicking here!
In local news, according to WATA's very fine web siteGoBlueRidge . net , Ashe county commissioners have followed the trend set by Blowing Rock and Boone to ban handguns in certain county recreational facilities.
Commissioner Gerald Price made a motion to NOT institute a ban in Ashe County parks....
“There will come a day, a point in time, when that frog is cooked, and all our rights and all our freedoms and all our liberties are going to be gone, folks,” comments made by Ashe County Commissioner, Gerald Price, in support of a motion he had made to not ban the carrying of concealed weapons on county property.
According to the article on GoBlueRidge.com, 16 of the 19 people speaking were against any county ordered gun bans. No matter, the county commissioners voted 3 to 2 to impose restrictions on gun owners.
Hurry up November!