Today, Illinois stands alone. It’s the only state that does not allow its citizens to carry a concealed weapon.
That’s because Wednesday, Wisconsin became the 49th state to join the concealed carry club when its state assembly passed a bill allowing its citizens to carry personal weapons.
Illinois’ legislature was a few votes short of passing a concealed carry bill last month. It received 65 votes, six short of the 71 needed to pass the bill and override a promised veto from Governor Pat Quinn.
Source: Roger Sadler for WQA.
Today, Illinois stands alone. It's the only state that does not allow its…
by Tactical-Life.com / Jun 24, 2011