probably intended to nestle in well with state retreats from gun laws.
Missouri has become the latest state to throw down a broad challenge to the enforcement of federal firearms laws, as Republican-controlled state legislatures intensify their fierce political counterattack against President Biden’s gun control proposals.
A bill signed by Gov. Mike Parson over the weekend — at a gun store called Frontier Justice — threatens a penalty of $50,000 against any local police agency that enforces certain federal gun laws and regulations that constitute “infringements” of Second Amendment gun rights.
At least eight other states — Arizona, Arkansas, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia — have taken similar action this year, passing laws of varying strength that discourage or prohibit the enforcement of federal gun statutes by state and local agents and officers.
As ever, don’t just look at what they are doing, ask why they are doing it too. A lot of horseshoe theory falls apart when you do that, and it shows why people like MT Greene should not be trusted even when they seem to agree with you on the surface.
This is most likely a power grab attempt by the Qpublicans.