Milford, NH –-(Ammoland.com)- It is with great sadness that I am writing to inform you that Governor Hassan has vetoed SB 166, the Constitutional carry bill that we have been fighting so hard to pass through the legislature.
I was hoping that the thousands of petitions, the ceaseless phone calls, the constant stream of emails, and the drum-beat of our FAXed messages to the Governor’s office would dissuade her from making good on her promise to veto this bill.
But outside forces have prevailed upon her to maintain the status quo — a law with despicable racist origins, which is being used to this day to unjustifiably deny New Hampshire residents their constitutional right to self-protection.
I was disgusted to read the governor’s veto statement, in which she cynically claims to support the second amendment, while in reality she marches in lock-step with the Obama administration and its relentless attempts to render the people helpless in the face of government’s ever-expanding powers.
But believe me, this fight is not over. I am confident that …read more