Even if you have a permit, this is about as close as you can legally get to the Capitol with a concealed weapon—unless you’re a member of Congress.(BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
If you live in Washington, you might be one of the very tiny handful of applicants to the city has finally given permission to carry around a concealed firearm. But that doesn’t mean you can stroll onto the grounds of the U.S. Capitol packing heat—unless you’re part of another very small group of people.
Even if you have one of the District’s new concealed carry pistol permits—only eight had been issued as …read more