Virginia Rising: My Day At VA Lobby Day
Opinion by George Persinger, with Alan Chwick and Joanne Eisen
Virginia – -(AmmoLand.com)- I am okay with horse-trading, that’s just politics at play. What you cannot do though, is corrupt the principals that form our Constitution, and especially our Bill of Rights. Principals do not change.
We all understood that we were working under a contract created by our Founders. What we did not understand was how lawyers, judges, and politicians ignored that contract. They stole the power from us. Now we find ourselves in a situation that we cannot control. This must not stand.
Look no further than SB64, submitted January 8, 2020. It states that any person who, “assembles with one or more persons with the intent of intimidating any person or group of persons by drilling, parading, or marching with a firearm” is guilty of a Class 5 Felony.
So, Virginia being an open carry state, if you walk with a friend and someone does not like the expression on your face, you may need a lawyer and bail money. That’s not right. This too must not stand.
The current majority has no right to violate the founding principals which are …Read the Rest