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Should local governments decide whether to ban concealed weapons in public places?
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1988 Votes

Should local governments decide whether to ban concealed weapons in public places?

Yes, it's up to local govt.!

4

No, I oppose this bill!

19

Yes, it's up to local govt.!

4 Comments
Michael Miller
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Michael Miller

If rural counties don't want it, they don't have to do it.

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Foster Fell
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Foster Fell

If the residents of a local municipality feel that existence of gun carrying people in a public venue is menacing and not conducive to free expression, then--of course--they should be able to legislate a ban.

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Oakley Taylor
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Oakley Taylor

What about the rights of innocent people that have been killed and maimed? As a responsible handgun owner, I oppose assault weapons and they should NOT be allowed at peaceful protests or in our government buildings. It's intimidation and infringes on others rights

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Dick Frey
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Dick Frey

Way too many nuts with guns. If you ever take a CCP class you'd understand.

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Thom
Thom

You must have been the nut as criminals cannot get a cwp.

No, I oppose this bill!

19 Comments
tim collins
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tim collins

No I oppose... Our federal buildings I can understand. Taking my my right to defend myself and possibly others weakens us. Only law abiding citizens would be caring. They have been screened already by our Law Enforcement. It's the criminals that will carry No matter of any law.

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Chris Dillard
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Chris Dillard

It is just the first attempt to disarm the public. With this in place you will SEE MORE MASS SHOOTINGS, as they know no one will be able to defend themselves. Shows just how for these idiots have they heads up their asses. Pull all their protections as well then, be a good initiative ballot...

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Jim Van Osdell
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Jim Van Osdell

This does not address the root cause of the problem. It is nothing more than a knee jerk reaction...yet again. Great way to avoid the real problem and to disarm law abiding citizens while doing nothing to prevent the mentally ill and criminals from being armed at will.

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Mike Smolich
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Mike Smolich

Local governments have no legal authority to regulate weapons. I don't own a handgun and could care less if they are legal but it is not a local issue.

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Donna
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Donna

We all have the right to protect ourselves in public.

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Pat McGowan
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Pat McGowan

Local governments do not have the authority to limit ones ability to protect themselves or restrict rights granted by the constitution.

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Mark
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Mark

So, the only place allowed to carry concealed would be your house or apartment as all other places would be considered public. No thanks. All the mass shootings have happened in public places... Thats where I would want to be armed to protect myself. Do Not Take Anymore Of My Rights Away!!!!!!

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Velma Parmelee
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Velma Parmelee

Oppose losing my rights

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Thom
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Thom

Democrats always punish law abiding citizens and coodle criminals.

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Ken Demoran
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Ken Demoran

This is totally a ploy to get leverage on removing our 2nd amendment rights!

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Smith Rogers
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Smith Rogers

We have a right to defend our selves!

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Vernon Budd
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Vernon Budd

What would be the use of a C C W permit It's a Violation of our Second Amen Rights

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Kenneth Gardner
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Kenneth Gardner

to complicate would not know laws from deferent areas.

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Robert Northrup
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Robert Northrup

The only people who will be armed will be the dishonest ones. I feel safer knowing that now others may be armed even if I am not. I was robbed at gunpoint 3 times in CA. where almost no one carried a gun but criminals. I did use a gun and one went to prison.

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Steve Carchidi
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Steve Carchidi

It's called the 2nd Ammendment. Don't mess around.

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Dave Voiles
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Dave Voiles

Our constitution already covers this issue. Try reading it sometime.

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Rick Allen
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Rick Allen

No it is against the second amendment and Gun control is nonsense, the bad guys will always have guns! What we need is more armed good citizens carrying guns so when some whacko starts shooting a good citizen can save lives by stopping them! Oregon needs, no permit concealed carry! Knives kill more

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Debra Christensen
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Debra Christensen

An invasion is coming from the south. Who is going to protect me.

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Do you think the Pac-12 will dissolve?
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203 Votes

Do you think the Pac-12 will dissolve?

Yes!

2

No!

1

Yes!

2 Comments
den b
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den b

From what I have read U of O and U of W are looking to bail also. Leaving what?

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Larry Ewart
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Larry Ewart

We have now went from Power 5 to Power 2. The other 3 conferences will be under extreme pressure to survive in their present form.

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No!

1 Comment
Paul Schuler
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Paul Schuler

I think they'll be able to draw in teams to keep them going. I hope

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Do you feel more patriotic on July 4th?
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283 Votes

Do you feel more patriotic on July 4th?

Yes!

7

No!

5

Yes!

7 Comments
Kimmy Wasatch
1
Kimmy Wasatch

Yes, this is still the USA and we have to stand up for it and for ourselves.This administration is trying to destroy us so stand up proud and vote RED.

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Larry Ewart
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Larry Ewart

We all should be glad we live in this country. It has its issues but we are not being bombed and our homes destroyed by an outside force.

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Theresa Borden
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Theresa Borden

I always have felt more patriotic on independence day. No matter the politics of the day.

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Gabe West
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Gabe West

Yes we need to stand up for this country which the Biden admin is ruining

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No!

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Neta Madrone Marlin
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Neta Madrone Marlin

Not for the past 5+ years...the idiots have burned democracy to the ground ... It's time for evolution.

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Sussie Due
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Sussie Due

Because I'm too worried about the fireworks affecting my PTSD.

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Jer W
Jer W

So everyone should stop a generations old tradition for your PTSD? Nope! Let freedom ring!

Clancy Prentice
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Clancy Prentice

Happy treason day! The day we celebrate past treasons dressed up as freedom. while condemning any thought of treason even if it be for the same reason!

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Gabe West
Gabe West

The founding fathers weren't treasonous

Oakley Taylor
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Oakley Taylor

It's hard to feel patriotic when a small percentage of people enforce laws on women, jeopardizing their lives. The "Supreme Court" is a joke. Now families will fall sick from polluted air and water without the safety net of regulations, jeopardizing our future for the profiteering of big companies.

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Gabe West
Gabe West

The Sepreme court is the best

Steven Daniels
Steven Daniels

"The Sepreme court" has got to be better than the Supreme Court, right Einstein?

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