Some GOP Lawmakers Really Want To Carry Guns In The Capitol

“I feel like I have very good aim,” said one House Republican.

Written by Jennifer BenderyWASHINGTON ― Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) loves the idea of bringing a gun to work.He can’t do it right now. Congressional lawmakers and others who can carry concealed guns elsewhere still have to apply for a D.C.-specific permit if they want to be armed in the city, and only law enforcement officers are allowed to carry inside the U.S. Capitol. But after a gunman opened fire on GOP lawmakers during baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, last month, House Republicans ...