INDIANAPOLIS | Republican state lawmakers defending their plan to allow Hoosiers to carry guns in school parking lots were accused Monday of bullying conference committee witnesses who argued that guns at schools will make children less safe.
The Second Amendment speaks of a "well regulated militia." This refers to an army of citizen soldiers to be called up upon after a declaration of war by Congress. Congress is to call up an army for a period of two years at a time, Article 1 section 8 of the Constitution.
There are days when we all dread going to the mailbox.
In response to Carl Nyberg's comments on the Second Amendment, I believe he is not taking in the term “ well regulated” in the context the framers meant. The term "well regulated" had been around long before the Bill of Rights was written and can simply mean to function properly or of proper…
Indiana state Sen. Jim Tomes, R-Wadesville, can easily be called pro-gun.
INDIANAPOLIS | State Rep. Tom Dermody, R-LaPorte, skillfully handled a controversial guns-at-schools proposal Wednesday during his first meeting as chairman of the House Public Policy Committee.
Indiana Sen. Dan Coats sold his soul last week.
The right to keep arms means the right of everyone to own and use war-like weapons in a peaceful manner. Congress is forbidden to pass any law infringing the right.
In response to the Feb. 21 letter by Patricia Van Gennep of Lake Village, where she said the right to bear arms is so we could protect ourselves from a tyrannical government, I have asked dozens of times, with no answer, just what is your AR15 or AK47 going to do against your imaginary "tyra…
In response to Ruth Bowser’s Feb. 17 letter, “The Second Amendment is outdated,” oh really? I’m tired of hearing the left-wing bleeding-heart liberals who are naive to the ways of life.
In response to Ruth Bowser's letter, you don't have it correct.
Let me get this correct. We should do away with the Second Amendment to our Constitution because it is 200 years old and "outdated"?
As if gun control hasn't always been a hot button issue, recent events have caused this issue to become the center of conversations. The Aurora theater incident, the Sikh temple massacre, the Sandy Hook School shooting and the case of Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher all have made…
All of the mainstream media and politicians are abuzz with revoking the 2nd Amendment. What they don't realize is that gun, ammunition and gun accessories have shot up 1,000 percent since the day after the Newtown, Conn., shooting.
INDIANAPOLIS | In the wake of last week's Connecticut school shooting, Gov.-elect Mike Pence announced Wednesday the state budget he proposes next month will include funding for a comprehensive evaluation of Indiana school security.
Anti-firearms laws fail to reduce violent crime, rape and murder; however, liberals blame firearms for the deed of the criminal.
HAMMOND | The Hammond City Council is changing its ban on guns in city buildings to comply with a state law that allows people to conceal guns everywhere except buildings with courthouses.
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