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You Can Bring A Real Gun To The Big Political Conventions This Year, But Not A Water Gun

No, don't even think about it. You cannot bring a Super Soaker to the Republican or Democratic National Convention this summer and try to spray Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. But an actual gun? Sure. That's because state law in both Florida and North Carolina, where the respective conventions will be held, both allow people to carry concealed weapons. That includes guns. Tampa, the site of the Republican National Convention, has issued citywide bans on other miscellaneous items.
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Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

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Concealed Weapons Laws Permit Guns In Republican, Democratic Conventions’ Protest Zones

News : Mediaite (3 years ago)

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