Brewer Vetoes Arizona Bill Allowing Guns on Public Property

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Brewer Vetoes Arizona Bill Allowing Guns on Public Property
Brewer Vetoes Arizona Bill Allowing Guns on Public Property
Brewer Vetoes Arizona Bill Allowing Guns on Public Property
Brewer Vetoes Arizona Bill Allowing Guns on Public Property

Gov. Jan Brewer rebuffed gun-rights advocates by vetoing for a second time a bill to allow guns on public property, and sent a strong message that such a proposal would need wider support from police, cities and the public before she would sign it.

Brewer’s veto of the bill, which could have let guns into city halls, police stations, county courts, senior centers, swimming pools, libraries and the state Capitol, was the latest setback for a push to expand the right to carry guns in public places in Arizona.

Legislative efforts to put guns on university campuses, just outside K-12 school grounds and in homeowners associations all appear to have run into roadblocks this session.

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