Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of General Services
Board
Department of General Services
chapter
Regulations Banning Concealed Firearms in Offices Occupied by Executive Branch Agencies [1 VAC 30 ‑ 105]
Action Promulgation of new regulation banning concealed firearms in executive branch agency offices
Stage Emergency/NOIRA
Comment Period Ends 1/27/2016
spacer
Previous Comment     Next Comment     Back to List of Comments
12/22/15  7:44 am
Commenter: Sherry Savage, citizen

Don't prevent me from carrying a gun on public property
 

I was a soldier, am a parent, Govt employee, and active member of my community.  I do not agree that law-abiding American citizens be disarmed at any time against their wishes.  I would carry a handgun to my federal office building if allowed and would defend myself and coworkers against a hostile force.  America's defensive strategy is in part based on deterrance. If an enemy thinks you may be able to shoot back they are less likely to attack.  I think individuals were granted this same right by our Constitution.  The answer to mass murder fun violence is not disarming good samaritans. 

CommentID: 46556