Representative Kim Norton, DFL HD25B – Rochester, is at it again.
As if registering all firearms, licensing gun owners, a mandatory waiting period, universal background checks, a ban on “exploding bullets”, an “assault weapons ban”, rolling back the Permit to Carry law, and a ban on open carry isn’t enough..
Earlier this week, in a private e-mail to legislators obtained by the Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus, Rep. Norton is now calling for a complete and immediate ban on carrying firearms in the Minnesota State Capitol Complex.
Rep. Norton writes:
Let’s start by banning weapons on the grounds by all but law enforcement effective immediately.
We’ve had this debate already in Minnesota.
In 2012, 2013, 2014, and then again briefly this year, this issue was debated before the Minnesota Capitol Security Advisory Committee and in front of the House Public Safety Committee. There were no facts in support of…