EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE
Chatsworth, IL -(AmmoLand.com)- Army Chief of Staff General Ray Odierno has no plans to arm recruiters in the wake of the terrorist attack in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
“I think we have to be careful about over-arming ourselves and then ending up attacking each other,” General Odierno said, “it’s more about accidental discharges and everything else that is loaded that causes injuries.”
Really General, Really? It sounds like General Odierno has a serious case of Washingtonitis. There are 20,000,000 people in the United States that carry concealed or open carry. They don’t have such problems so why should members of the United States Military?
I will make you a deal General. The Illinois State Rifle Association will train every recruiter in the in the State of Illinois, free of charge – Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. We will supply the firearms, ammunition, and ranges. If we run out, I bet there are people who will donate Beretta 92’s (which is also known as M9 Military Designation), ammunition, and targets. I will also bet that certified instructors will donate their time. If any certified instructors are willing to help, please email Ken at [email protected]
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