http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Societ...rry-without-a-permit-Will-crime-go-up-or-down "New Hampshire, Kansas, Mississippi, and Montana are considering legislation that would no longer require special permits to carry concealed weapons in public. Five states already have such laws." "The operative idea for many gun owners: It’s law-abiding citizens, not the state, who should make the decision as to when carrying a gun is reasonable, or necessary." "He then contrasted his state with Vermont. “Our radical and dangerous neighbor to the west – Vermont, which has allowed concealed carry without a license for 200 years without a problem – is the safest state in the nation,” he said." "VermontWatchdog.org last year. “Up here, even the liberals have guns.”"