“A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.”
On Friday night, Rep. Allen West (R-FL) spoke at the Palm Beach County Friends of the NRA annual banquet, where he delivered a historical review of the Second Amendment. Invoking the words of the Founding Fathers, West warned the audience of the dangers of a federal government that would ignore the words of the U.S. Constitution.
“An armed man is a citizen. A disarmed man is a subject.”