NRA: Campus Carry Bills 'Will Be Back'Failed efforts to allow people to carry concealed weapons on college campuses and to allow some public-school employees and volunteers to be armed will be back before lawmakers next year.
Senate Holsters University Gun ProposalThe Senate likely will not move forward with a controversial measure that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns on the campuses of Florida colleges and universities.
High Caliber Proposal For Colleges Shooting Through Legislature When you think of university campuses, lofty ideals and deep thoughts come to mind. You don't think of a shooting gallery. But that's what some fear Florida campuses might become if a bill in the legislature hits the mark.
NRA Accuses Campus Police Chiefs Of Misusing Tax DollarsFlorida NRA leader Marion Hammer is accusing campus police chiefs from Florida's public universities of using tax dollars to lobby because they spoke in Tallahassee against a bill allowing guns on campuses.
Senate Higher Ed Panel Backs Guns On CampusWith lawmakers split along party lines, a Senate education committee Monday approved a controversial bill that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns on the campuses of state colleges and universities.
Groups Divided On Campus Gun BillsGuns won't improve safety at schools where students already encounter a "toxic mix" of alcohol, drugs and the pressure of academics, opponents of a series of campus gun bills argued Monday.
Campus Gun Bill Gets Approval In Senate CommitteePeople with concealed-firearms licenses could carry guns at state colleges and universities, under a proposal narrowly approved Monday by a Senate committee.
University System Takes Aim At Guns On CampusFlorida's university system wants state lawmakers to holster the idea of allowing guns on campus.
Florida Sees Surge In Holiday Gun ShoppingFlorida gun dealers saw a sharp increase in sales as shoppers flooded stores the day after Thanksgiving.
Lawmaker Files Bill To Allow Firearms On University CampusesA newly filed bill would allow people to carry concealed weapons on state college and university campuses.
Success For Gun Owners & 2nd Amendment Defenders In 2014Gun owners and defenders of the second amendment saw success during the 2014 Florida legislative session, but one battle is still being waged.
Lawmakers Back Allowing Concealed Guns During Evacuations Senators continued moving forward Tuesday with a National Rifle Association-backed measure that would allow people to carry concealed weapons without licenses during evacuations ordered by the governor.