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Constitutional Rights and COVID-19

In light of the recent activities occurring surrounding the Corona Virus outbreak in 2020, I’ve found myself thinking quite a bit about my rights as an American under the US Constitution. Although my self-education on The Federalist Papers and the events surrounding the development of our Constitution is somewhat limited I have still arrived at… Read more »

2019 SC Carry Wrap Up

South Carolina Carry is an all-volunteer organization. None of the board members are paid for their time. During 2019, we operated on a very lean budget of just over $3,500 in revenue to cover expenses of postage, printing, website expenses, gun show fees, supplies, and accountant fees. Here’s a brief synopsis of what we were… Read more »

Kershaw County Council Resolution Expressing Its Support of 2nd Amendment Rights

Kershaw County Council passed a resolution on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 expressing its support of 2nd Amendment rights.You can watch video of the public comments section on this video starting at 16:25 https://youtu.be/Yf9E7wClvTc?t=985 They had technical difficulties, so the video is split and the very end of the public comments are at the beginning of… Read more »

Gun quotations of the founding fathers

There are several websites that have these published. Here is one of them. “A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined…” – George Washington, First Annual Address, to both House of Congress, January 8, 1790 “No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.” – Thomas Jefferson, Virginia Constitution, Draft… Read more »

South Carolina Attorney General Pushes Back Against Local Gun Grabs

In a letter to Columbia mayor Steve Benjamin dated December 3, 2019, South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson references S.C. Code of Laws (§ 23-31-510) which explicitly prohibits municipalities in the Palmetto State from passing “any ordinance that regulates or attempts to regulate … the transfer, ownership, possession, carrying, or transportation of firearms, ammunition, components… Read more »

2nd Amendment Rally in DC November 2nd

A national rally in Washington, D.C. is scheduled for Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 1 PM in front of the United States Capitol Building. Here is more information about the rally. http://www.2ndamendmentrally.com/ Several South Carolina Carry members are planning to rent one or more 15 passenger vans to drive up the night before, splitting the… Read more »

Volunteer Opportunity & You Don’t Have To Leave Home

We’re looking for someone (or several people) to help with a quick project. We’d like to get a database going of local media outlets to send press releases to when we have newsworthy information. This includes television, radio, and print. We have a good base of contacts in the Columbia area, but need contact information… Read more »