Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signs Bill Authorizing Constitutional Carry

On Wednesday, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) signed a bill authorizing constitutional carry, allowing Texas residents to carry handguns without a permit. The bill, formally known as House Bill 1927, eliminates the requirement for Texans aged 21 and older to obtain a carrying license, so long as they’re not prohibited by state or federal law…

Portland Police’s Entire Rapid Response Team Quits Unit

The Portland Police Bureau’s highly-trained rapid response team no longer exists after all 50 members resigned from their voluntary positions follow the indictment of one officer for a misdemeanor assault during last summer’s rioting. They have now returned to their daily assignments, the PPB said, describing the RRT members as being “trained in advanced skills related to…