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MS – Gun Rights – Gun on the floor: Mississippi lawmaker displays pistol to protest legislation (VIDEO)

CLARION LEDGER.COM February 9, 2018 – A Mississippi lawmaker displayed his handgun and concealed carry permit at the House floor podium Thursday, then was escorted from the chamber — at his own request — to protest a gun-rights bill that has drawn fire from university leaders and the Southeastern Conference. But a majority of the House voted (80-33) to table a holding motion on House Bill 1083, sending it on to the Senate over protests that it could endanger students, sports programs and fans.  [full article]

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