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Democrat Tom Wolf veto Pennsylvania constitutional postponement

Gov. Tom Wolf (R) vetoed a law on Thursday that would have removed the state’s requirement that law-abiding Pennsylvanians be licensed before carrying a gun in self-defense.

On November 17, 2021, Breitbart News reported that legislation to make Pennsylvania the 22nd constitutional state of transportation was headed for Wolf’s office.

Wolf’s opposition to the legislation was well known, and NBC Philadelphia noted he vetoed the constitutional postponement on Thursday.

He called the bill “dangerous”, adding: “This legislation, which eliminates the requirement for individuals to obtain a license before carrying a concealed firearm, will only exacerbate gun violence and put people at risk. endanger the safety of all Pennsylvanians. “

PennLive pointed out that Constitutional Transport Sponsor Senator Cris Dush (R-Jefferson County) countered Wolf’s claim, saying, “No criminal ever said, ‘I want to commit assault and murder. – but I have to wait for my permit to carry in. ‘”

A person has their fingerprints taken as part of a Utah concealed weapon license class, at the Range Master of Utah, Jan. 9, 2016, in Springville, Utah. Utah permits, available for a fee to non-residents who meet certain requirements, are among the most popular in the country as they are recognized in more than 30 states. (Photo by George Frey / Getty Images)

The 21 states in which constitutional portage is the law of the land are: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, West Virginia and Wyoming.

AWR Hawkins is an award-winning Second Amendment columnist for Breitbart News and Down Range author / curator with AWR Hawkins, a weekly newsletter focused onn all Things Second Amendment, also for Breitbart News. He is political analyst for Armed American Radio and Ambassador for Turning Point USA. Follow him on Instagram: @awr_hawkins. Contact him at awrhawkins@breitbart.com. You can sign up to get Down Range at breitbart.com/downrange.

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