H/T Bearing Arms.
It is an elective course so what is the problem?
Firearms are dangerous. We all know this, which is why we have rules about how to handle them.
However, not everyone knows these rules. It’s part of why we have accidental shootings. While they’re not horribly common, they’re all tragic enough, even if there are no fatalities. If there are, well, it’s even worse.
So teaching kids how to safely handle firearms just makes sense, right? Not according to a letter to the editor in Utah.
I am opposed to HB258; a bill to provide a high school course on gun safety, currently on its way to the Utah Senate.
HB258 is a political and financial support vehicle for promoting the use of guns. HB258 will provide taxpayer dollars to support training for an activity that is heavily supported by corporate interests and gun rights…
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