Bizarre: New GOP Congresswoman Wants To Carry Guns In Capitol, Endangering Lives

A newly elected congresswoman wants to put lives in danger by carrying a gun in the U.S. Capitol.

“Republican Lauren Boebert, 33, was elected this month from a conservative western Colorado district after gaining notice as a brash pro-gun activist who straps a Glock pistol to her hip. In an upset last June, she defeated five-term Rep. Scott Tipton for the GOP nomination, in part by claiming he wasn’t an ardent enough backer of President Donald Trump.

Boebert asked Capitol Police officials about carrying her weapon when she and other House freshmen taking office in January were in town recently for orientation programs, according to two congressional officials.” [READ MORE]