Capitol Police: Lawmaker’s AR-15 allowed
“It is a beautiful, patriotic paper weight,” he added.
A Republican lawmaker is allowed to have an AR-15 in his office as long as it isn’t loaded, the U.S. Capitol Police said Tuesday after a photo of the rifle caught the attention of law enforcement officials in Washington, D.C.
Rep. Ken Buck (R-Colo.) last week tweeted a picture of himself and Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), the leader of the House’s Benghazi investigation, holding an AR-15 in a House office building.
The photo raised eyebrows, because Washington is home to some of the nation’s strictest gun laws, including a ban on the AR-15.
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