Barack Obama is the world’s greatest gun salesman, it is getting beyond a joke now.
Breitbart reports on the surge of concealed carry permits:
Concealed carry permit applications are surging in states like North Carolina, as they have been surging nationally under Obama, “amid safety fears.”
For example, in North Carolina’s Buncombe County, the number of permits issued in 2014 were up “101 percent” from 2010. And this county-level jump is in line with a national jump under Obama, whereby the number of concealed carry permit holders rose “136 percent” across the United States between 1999 and 2014.
According to the Citizen-Times, the reasons behind the surge in NC are based on both politics and safety. While Republicans like state Representative Jacqueline Schaffer (Dist. 105) are pushing to lessen the restrictions on law-abiding gun owners in NC, Democrats keep fighting back, pressing to keep as much gun control in place as possible. Read more »