Texas lawmaker defends new permitless carry law against criticism from gun control advocate

The law that went into effect Sept. 1 allows anyone 21 years or older to carry a handgun in public without need for a permit or training.

By Mitchell Ferman, The Texas Tribune
Posted 9/24/21

State Rep. James White passionately defended the bill he co-authored that allows Texans to carry handguns in public without training or having to get permits during an interview at the 2021 Texas …

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