Editorial: Time is now to allow concealed carry in Ohio

In a Tom Lucente editorial, the Lima News is calling upon the Ohio Senate to refrain from mucking up HB274 on behalf of the FOP labor union, and to pass the bill as is.

"All this talk about getting the FOP, a police union, behind the bill makes no sense. The job of law enforcement is to enforce the laws made by the politicians. There is a reason police are not involved in crafting laws. Involving the law enforcers in the process of legislating is a threat to liberty and sets a dangerous precedent."

"But the Senate procrastinates and Ohioans continue to live under an oppressive and outdate anti-gun law. Until Taft and senators abide by their oaths of office, Ohioans can do nothing but sit back and become victims. "

Actually, while we understand Mr. Lucente's sentiment, there IS something you CAN do:

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Read the entire editorial in the Lima News.

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