Harris County has already held four other events and collected more than 4,000 firearms.
Councilman Jesse Moreno says he hopes events like this will improve the community’s “sense of security.”
Texas State Rep. Matt Schaefer says this is why legislation to restrict gubernatorial “emergency powers” needs to be passed in Texas immediately.
More than two dozen bills have been filed by Texas legislators to create gun restrictions and enforce gun control measures.
Two legislators of opposing parties have filed measures to extend gun rights for Texans.
While Texas voters continue to vote in favor of firearm freedom and Second Amendment protection, only one candidate promises to stand for them.
“As our respective States’ chief legal officers, we are tasked with protecting the constitutional rights of our citizens.”
A constitutional carry bill passed by the Legislature last year restricted the right to only those 21 and up.