Controversy is brewing over a proposed bill in South Carolina that would allow guns in bars and restaurants.
A Senate panel approved the bill this week. If passed, concealed weapon permit holders could bring a gun into establishments that serve alcohol as long as they’re not drinking. It also has to be OK with the business owner.
Josh Beeby, the owner of downtown Greenville bar Barley’s, doesn’t support the bill. He doesn’t believe guns should be allow in places that serve alcohol and worries about enforcement.
“What are we going to do? Ask them for their ID when they have a beer and gun permit if they have one?” said Beeby.
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