States seek to protect gun rights

The writings of the Founding Fathers of this nation leave the reader with no doubt as to what they meant by the Second Amendment:   "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."Within the last half century, the original intent of the Second Amendment the founders set forth seems to have been lost as more and more firearm laws were passed.  The federal government greatly expanded its influence into this area of freedom overstepping the boundaries set by the Constitution.Recently, several states began a pushback against federal regulation of the right to keep and bear arms.  The Firearms Freedom Act was first passed in Montana and declares that any firearms made and retained in-state is beyond the authority of Congress.I mentioned the legislation in a letter to Representative James Comer.  Mr. Comer informed me that there were actually two bills in the...(Read Full Post)

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