Feinstein: ‘I represent 40 million Californians,’ and they ‘do not want concealed carry’

Feinstein: ‘I represent 40 million Californians,’ and they ‘do not want concealed carry’
(Image: Screen grab of Face the Nation video)

[Ed. – Speak for yourself, Senator.]

John Dickerson, host of CBS’s “Face the Nation,” asked Feinstein about the National Rifle Association’s push for Congress to pass a bill allowing national concealed-carry reciprocity.

The legislation would allow people with concealed carry permits in one state to carry their guns legally in other states that allow concealed carry.

Feinstein gave a resounding NO:

“My opinion of that bill is terrible. We want every American to feel comfortable packing a concealed weapon? Around the country? I represent 40 million Californians, and I can say without hesitation, Californians do not want concealed carry,” Feinstein said.

Feinstein said she does not believe concealed carry is protected by the Constitution.

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