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Alabama Lawmaker Pushing for Allowing Guns At Work

Alabama Lawmaker Pushing for Allowing Guns At Work

(CBS) Atlanta
November 23, 2012 4:14 PM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama lawmaker is again pushing legislation that would let employees take handguns to work.

The Montgomery Advertiser reported Friday that state Sen. Roger Bedford, D-Russellville, said the bill is aimed at increasing personal safety.

“I think it’s necessary so people will have peace of mind when they’re traveling to and from work,” he said.

A similar bill has been introduced twice before, but it failed despite support from the National Rifle Association.

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