In the wake of the Newtown school shooting in December 2012, gun control advocates were successful in pushing through restrictions on the Second Amendment in eight states.
Gun-rights activists in South Carolina saw the pendulum swing back in their direction, last month when Gov. Nikki Haley signed a bill, passed the General Assembly that allowed for concealed carry in bars and restaurants.
Governor Haley spoke at length during today’s signing ceremony about the importance of removing the restriction on CWP holders carrying for personal protection in restaurants where alcohol is served. She also clarified much of the misinformation anti-gun extremists and the media had been claiming regarding this critical personal protection reform.
Via Twitchy, one pub owner, apparently still bitter about the pro-gun legislation, posted this on his establishment’s door:
— Brent Lumkin (@CBrentL) March 18, 2014
Leftists aren’t known for having business acumen, but it’s hard to believe someone could be so unhinged about a political issue that they would antagonize a large portion of his potential customers with such an offensive sign.