University Of Texas Could Allow Concealed Handguns In ClassConcealed handguns would be mostly barred from University of Texas dormitories but not from classrooms under recommendations presented to the school president.
Social Security Proposal Could Change Firearms QualificationsA proposed new rule on Social Security may mean some Americans could be disqualified from buying firearms.
Texas Open Carry Gets Final Senate ApprovalThe Senate passed House Bill 910; a major step toward allowing the licensed open carry of handguns. Currently, Texas is one of only six states with an outright ban on open carry.
UT Chancellor Writes GOP Leaders To Oppose 'Campus Carry'The new chancellor of the University of Texas System is telling Governor Greg Abbott and other top Republicans that concealed handguns at colleges will make campus less safe.
North Texas School District Set To Arm Staff MembersArmed staff members will soon be walking the halls of schools in one North Texas school district. The Argyle ISD school board has approved a plan to allow certain teachers and other staff member to carry concealed firearms.
Palmer ISD Moving Forward With Guns In SchoolThe Palmer ISD school board votes unanimously to allow selected staff members to carry concealed handguns on campus.
Bill Allowing Guns On Texas College Campuses Awaits Gov. Perry's SignatureGuns are banned on most public and private college campuses in Texas right now. But one signature from the governor could change that.
State Lawmakers Say Concealed Guns Bill NeededSupporters of a bill to allow concealed handguns into Texas college classrooms say gunfire at a Houston-area community college shows the measure is needed to protect lives.
NRA Members Push Concealed Weapons For Arlington TeachersTwo National Rifle Association members say they want the Arlington school district to allow teachers and administrators to carry concealed weapons.
Conn. Congressman Blasts Perry's Guns In Schools CommentA Connecticut congressman lit into Governor Rick Perry over comments that Texas teachers should be allowed to carry guns in schools. Democrat Jim Himes’ district is close to Newtown, where 20 children and six adults were gunned down.
Gov. Perry Cautions Against "Knee Jerk" Reaction On Gun LawsTexas Governor Rick Perry called the Sandy Hook school shooting an evil that came to visit, but he said he hopes the federal government will not have a knee jerk reaction to it.
Love Field Breaks Carryon Handgun Violation RecordA new record set at Dallas Love Field Airport has the facility’s Federal Security Director concerned. Director Amy Williams said in April alone agents have found six handguns in carryon bags, at TSA checkpoints.