Permitless concealed weapon? Why?

New Hampshire last week joined 10 other states to make it legal for anyone, without a permit or a background check, to carry a concealed weapon. Another 16 states are considering legislation to do the same, reports the National Conference of State Legislatures and the National Rifle Association. West Virginia, which borders the Commonwealth and […]

NRA does not represent most American gun owners

During my time working inside politics in a little more than a decade in Washington, I dealt with the NRA and Fellerath is right: The claim that NRA has five million gun owners as dues paying members is a gross exaggeration.

Where you can or cannot pack heat

So, you went out and got a Virginia Resident Concealed Handgun Permit. Doesn’t take much to pack heat in the Commonwealth. If you don’t have a criminal record, no public record of mental problems and pass a incredibly simple course that can be taken online, the Circuit Judge in your county or city issues a […]