If Congress would just use good sense, it would issue national permits to carry a concealed firearm to all our trained veterans.
Then we would have an immediate in-country back up for any terrorist attack and probably a ready-made, trained defense mechanism for random terrorism.
With about 22 million veterans, eliminating those unable to qualify for disability or age or mental illness would still give us a patriot army of trained men and women.
Maybe next time an inside terrorist group hatches a plan without our Intel knowing, there may be two or three trained, armed veterans around to foil them.
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Paul Amato, Palmetto Bay