New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) was defiant Sunday after one other state consultant, Stefani Lord (R – Sandia Park), known as for impeachment over the difficulty of an order banning hid carry.
Grisham issued her order Friday, September 8, and it went into impact the identical day, Breitbart News reported. The order prohibits the carry of handguns in public, whether or not overtly or hid, and the prohibition applies to hid carry allow holders as nicely.
Breitbart News famous that New Mexico state Rep. John Block (R) responded to the order by calling for the governor’s impeachment on X, saying, “Impeach and remove Lujan Grisham. We even have Elon behind us on this!”
On September 10, KRQE noted that Lord was additionally calling for Grisham’s impeachment.
Lord stated, “We made an oath, which is a promise that we swear that we’re going to uphold the Constitution, the rights of New Mexicans, and she threw that right out the window.”
She added, “I was completely shocked and taken by surprise that she would do such a gross overreach and completely violate the constitution.”
Grisham stood defiant towards Block and Lord’s calls for impeachment, utilizing a put up on X to say:
We must do every part we will to guard our children and our communities from the scourge of gun violence. The truth is: these legislators don’t have any plan. As governor, it’s my job to take motion and put New Mexicans’ security first — not complain about issues we’re elected to unravel.
We must do every part we will to guard our children and our communities from the scourge of gun violence. The truth is: these legislators don’t have any plan. As governor, it is my job to take motion and put New Mexicans’ security first – not complain about issues we’re elected to unravel. https://t.co/jB039XC1nR
— Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham (@GovMLG) September 10, 2023
Two lawsuits have already been filed over Grisham’s order. One swimsuit was filed by the National Association of Gun Rights and the opposite by Gun Owners of America.
AWR Hawkins is an award-winning Second Amendment columnist for Breitbart News and the author/curator of Down Range with AWR Hawkins, a weekly e-newsletter targeted on all issues Second Amendment, additionally for Breitbart News. He is the political analyst for Armed American Radio and a Turning Point USA Ambassador. He was a Visiting Fellow on the Russell Kirk Center for Cultural Renewal in 2010, a speaker on the 2023 Western Conservative Summit, and he holds a Ph.D. in Military History, with a concentrate on the Vietnam War (brown water navy), U.S. Navy since Inception, the Civil War, and Early Modern Europe. Follow him on Instagram: @awr_hawkins. You can signal as much as get Down Range at breitbart.com/downrange. Reach him straight at email@example.com.