Kansas Talks Guns: Hospitals and Campuses

On April 4, people opposed to concealed carry at hospitals and on campuses in Kansas pushed a debate on the issue and failed miserably.

The Kansas House voted 44 to 81 AGAINST the debate, resulting in a complete shut out of those opposed. HA!

Back in 2013, Kansas passed a law that required public places to allowed concealed carries into the building. There is a grace period, which allows for adjustment time to the law, however that was four years ago, and the grace period runs out on July 1st.

take our poll - story continues below

Who should replace Nikki Haley as our ambassador to the U.N.?

  • Who should replace Nikki Haley as our ambassador to the U.N.?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Eagle Rising updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Concealed Nation:

 

 

Unless something changes between now and then, universities and hospitals in Kansaswill be compelled to permit concealed carriers on premises.

According to KSN, “Minority Leader Democrat Rep. Jim Ward favored the debate on Tuesday, but Republican Majority Leader Rep. Don Hineman says he wants to wait to debate until hospital and gun rights groups can come to a compromise,” assumedly trying to reach a compromise outside of formal legislation.

It is unsure what kind of compromise this would mean — this seems like a slam-dunk for concealed carriers. It is likely that the general public will have to wait and see.

So, when exactly will Georgia, and the rest of the states, become like Kansas? Because that is some serious freedom right there!

 

The views expressed in this opinion article are solely those of their author and are not necessarily either shared or endorsed by EagleRising.com


About the author

Keely Sharp

Keely Sharp

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.

Send this to a friend