By Jenn Jacques
Liberals would have voters believe that if the NRA, Republicans and veterans got together at a gun range with multiple firearms, all hell would break loose.
However, last Saturday saw all three come together for a peaceful and successful event that promoted community and activism in the months leading up to the presidential election.
The Bay County Shooting Range in Panama City Beach, Florida hosted the first-ever Second Amendment outing, co-hosted by the National Rifle Association. While the event did have a political theme, one organizer said she wanted the event to be an exciting opportunity for people to enjoy the range.
“Republicans love to fire and shoot weapons,” said Veronica Kemeny, president of the Republican Veterans of Florida. “We’re reminding people to vote. A gun is a sense of security. It’s always fun to enjoy sportsmanship and see who the best shot is.”
Kenneth Ford, a Republican Veterans member, said he learned to shoot at the Boys and Girls Club in Silver Spring, Maryland, when he was young and grew up around hunters. He agreed gun owners should be allowed to carry their guns but should make sure they’re handling their weapons safely.
“We want to promote the Second Amendment and …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms