Candidates Spar Over Guns-On-Campus Issue

Eight Arkansas state legislative candidates debated the issues affecting the…

Eight Arkansas state legislative candidates debated the issues affecting the University of Arkansas at a candidate forum Monday.

Two candidates vying for state House District 84, Republican Charlie Collins and Democrat Adella Gray, disagreed on whether to allow students and faculty to carry guns on campus.

Collins, who holds the District 89 Arkansas House of Representatives seat, said he plans to re-introduce a bill that would allow on-campus concealed carry by only faculty and full-time staff.

“I just feel that it’s not for the university campus,” Gray said.

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