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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Sue Minter seen here wearing a Gun Sense Vermont t-shirt, rallying supporters in favor of universal background checks in Montpelier. J.D. Thomason

Universal Background Checks For All Gun Sales In Vermont: Legislation Faces Staunch Opposition, Implementation Challenges

The issue, however, has been divisive since the organization Gun Sense Vermont began promoting tighter controls on gun sales in the state. The most recent effort to implement universal background checks has drawn additional criticism as Vermont remains one of the states suffering the least from gun crime.

Letter from Ed Cutler

On October 20, 2015, two dozen members of The Gun Owners of Vermont, went to an advertised “fall regional meeting” of Gun Sense Vermont which was supposed to be a public forum.
We did this because we wanted to have a conversation with the officers and members of GSV and the general public in attendance.
We were planning on providing them with actual FBI and ATF statistics and listening to their thoughts.

EDITORIAL: Legislating from the Psychiatrist’s Office; Just as Dangerous as Legislating from the Pulpit

“Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.” – Benjamin Franklin Security is one of those words tossed around a…