Manatee County has policies that prohibit Manatee County staff from carrying firearms to work. Manatee County Commissioner James Satcher, at the May 10 Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) meeting, proposed the board direct the county administrator and county attorney to draft an ordinance that would allow employees of Manatee County (approx 2,000) to carry a concealed weapons while at work. Manatee County staff have been instructed to present the pros and cons at the July 25 BoCC meeting.
GUNS AT WORK IS A BAD IDEA!
Why? You tell us and the commissioners. Let’s come up with 50 valid, sound reasons why guns at work is a bad idea. We will share this list with:
The League distribution list
On the record of the county commission for the July 25 Board of County Commission Board meeting.
THE LIST SO FAR
Add you reasons why guns are a bad idea at work at email@example.com.
|1||County commission have other more pressing matters to spend their time on|
|2||Many employees will feel uncomfortable|
|3||HR will have to develop a whole new set of policies|