No surprise: Gretchen Whitmer vetoes concealed pistol license bill

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) on Monday vetoed Senate Bill 11, which would require county clerks to process concealed pistol licenses (CPLs) during state and/or locally-controlled emergencies. Sen. Lana Theis (R-Bright) brought about SB 11 as a response to the coronavirus pandemic. Throughout the pandemic, city clerks halted the issuing and renewing of concealed