House Speaker calls on Attorney General to investigate CCW list handling

The House Speaker is again calling on Attorney General Chris…

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The House Speaker is again calling on Attorney General Chris Koster to act in the shipping of concealed carry permit holder information to the feds.

House Speaker Tim Jones (R-Eureka) had already said he wants Koster to get involved when it was clear that concealed carry permit and driver’s license applicants’ information was being scanned and retained by the Revenue Department. Now the Highway Patrol has told the Senate Budget Committee it handed over the complete list of concealed carry permit holders – 163,000 of them – to the federal government.

“I believe that Attorney General Koster should immediately appoint an independent investigative committee to look into this scandal.”

Jones shares the fears many other conservatives say they have about how that information will be used.

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