Scott Drury

Politics
7:27 am
Thu April 18, 2013

Illinois House Erupts Over 'May Issue' Gun Bill

The difficulty over how lawmakers will craft a law allowing public possession of guns in Illinois has been clearly demonstrated on the House floor.

After being goaded by a Democrat, a pro-gun Republican got upset during a debate yesterday on legislation that would let local law enforcement officials decide who gets a permit to carry concealed weapons.

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