Letter: Guns on campus

July 14, 2014 

Hiring armed guards on campus because of concealed carry licensees is a ridiculous, unnecessary overreach by college administrators.

Concealed carry licensees are an elite, serious, law-abiding group who have survived a criminal background check, and been taught the laws and safe use of firearms, probably more than the armed guards. I challenge anyone to find a gun crime by a concealed carry licensee.


Idaho Statesman is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service