Today, I talked with an NBC News reporter about efforts to pass Second Amendment resolutions and ordinances in counties and towns. Unfortunately for gun rights activists, none of them being reported on do what most supporters or pundits have been telling you they do.
Almost all coverage I’ve found on the effort – whether through blogs or mainstream media – has claimed resolutions recently passed in some Illinois localities create gun “sanctuary” counties.
USA Today, SHTFplan.com, Associated Press, CNN, Fox News, BearingArms and many others have all referred to these efforts as a gun “sanctuary” resolutions. They’re telling people that the resolutions passed are similar in practice and strategy as immigration sanctuary cities. Bryan Kibler, the top prosecutor of Effingham County Illinois, told Fox News that the resolutions passed “aren’t much different from cities such as Chicago which ref