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Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-KTWT)
An Idaho bill to allow students, staff and visitors to carry guns on
Idaho’s college campuses passed out of a legislative committee Friday afternoon.
Despite objections from students, multiple police chiefs and leaders of all eight of the state's public colleges.
The 11–3 party–line vote sends the issue forward to debate on the house floor.
Senator Mike Crapo advocates for concealed carry at a national level and thinks the licenses should be honored in any state.
"This allows every state to protect the rights and privileges of their citizens in there state, but it does not prohibit us from being able to have a conceal carry permit, just like a drivers license in that sense and where our drivers license are honored in the other states."
The Idaho Bill Passed the Senate Earlier This Mon