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bobcatfan

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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 12:23:01 AM

The permit maps below will show you which states you can carry concealed in as well as which state’s permits are honored in a particular state. If you have a concealed carry permit and want to know which state you can carry in use the default map “States That Honor My Permit(s). If you want to know which state’s permits are honored in a particular state, click on the “Permits Honored By State” tab. If you need help with these maps or what reciprocity means, click here to view our detailed explanation below.
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MAC48
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 6:25:15 PM

For those who question what this article has to do with gasoline or diesel prices, consider this thought. This article and the website it goes to does tell us which states to avoid if at all possible which are the states in RED. Even if one must pass through a RED state as depicted on this website map, one can manage not to spend one thin dime within that state especially in the North East and Mid-Atlantic states where the states are so small.

We will try to not travel in, stay in, spend any dollars in or sightsee in any Red state because the states in Blue are safer to be in as a traveler simply because the “bad elements” one may encounter in any state have no idea who is or is not a legal concealed carry person. While there is no such reality in life as a 100% safe place or situation to be in, there are obviously safer places to be compared to other places one can voluntarily be in.
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52MPG
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 11:25:46 AM

How does concealed carry relate to gas prices?
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MassGas007
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 10:36:57 AM

ok
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MadFueler
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 8:16:34 AM

Good to know that this information can be easily found, because sorting it out can make one's head spin. I don't have any firearms myself, but maybe someday I'd like to go through the training just to get the skill. Not really practical for me, though, because I'm a heavy sleeper and most places I go don't individually allow them anyway.

No, this has nothing to do with gas prices, but it's good for those of us who may have them in our vehicles to think before crossing state lines.
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PyratePete
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:55:56 PM

The first thing that ALL concealed permit holders learn is where they can and can't take their guns. You just have to know how to reroute around some states which can make for a lengthy trip.
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Shadowwarrior
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 6:01:32 PM

OK
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qwerty17
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 4:48:39 PM

really?
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fuel2use
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 3:46:31 PM

Gas prices.
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BuckyTJones
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 3:08:29 PM


The only right where you must have a permit. and even then some still say no.

And for those who do not wish too, so be it.

Please do not force your beliefs on me and I will not try to convert you to be a Muslim.
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dbellie
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 12:23:14 PM

all right
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Ply440GTX
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:07:28 AM

Pack no matter what crossing the states. Esp. during relocation. My stuff is my stuff...
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Don20
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:00:44 AM

Have not been on vacation for 8 years. But concealed is the best, don't advertise with open carry... That makes you a target.. Better to make it a surprise for the thugs if you need it...
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NotmeuQc
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:51:19 AM

Hand guns are illegal everywhere in Canada.
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greenfog
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:50:30 AM

good info to know IF you get to go somewhere.
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methaneman
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:48:02 AM

Pack where ever you go....Be Prepared!
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robnanny
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:47:06 AM

good to know
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BAJALRRP
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:45:54 AM

The people who want or need to know this, already do.
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snorkels
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:45:25 AM

Really?? If you're that concerned about your safety on the road, maybe it would be wiser to scratch the vacation & STAY HOME!
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Liv43kids
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:44:54 AM

WHATS A VACATION ?
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jcallaw
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:44:16 AM

Who goes on vacation anymore?
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Seamus4513
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:43:56 AM

OK
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PhilMils
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:42:51 AM

Ugh!
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TRAIN RIDER
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:42:11 AM

Where are they going on vacation that they need a concealed weapon?
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Somis1
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:41:18 AM

Best leave it home if you are leaving your home state.
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SSchmidty
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:40:57 AM

NOT really of interest to the MAJORITY of drivers...just noting the facts
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jkpsr
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:40:46 AM

I would never carry a weapon.
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dabuzman
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:40:41 AM

Guess the affect the price of gas. I see no relationship.
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daviscw1117
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:40:13 AM

good to know. Always carry when I travel by car
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goalie1950
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:39:17 AM

What has this got to do with gas prices?
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davisadm
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:39:03 AM

It is too dangerous to carry weapons in your car.
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w4kh
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:38:33 AM

Not that I'll be "packing", but I would guess, without consulting the map, that Texas is a sure bet for "open carry"... make sure you are packing when you go to the grocery store so you can become a victim in the event bad guys try something... remember, the two officers killed in Vegas were both well armed and highly trained "good guys" who were taken out by bad guys with guns
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CISA
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:38:21 AM

noted
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HATinMUNDY
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:38:16 AM

ok
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packards42
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:37:25 AM

Interesting acts.
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TopGunn
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:36:38 AM

Doesn't change gas prices - doesn't belong on this site!
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infinititom
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:36:25 AM

Helpful information.
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RangerBob58
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:36:06 AM

Good to know
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dkp1960
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:34:42 AM

But I'm on vacation.
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mazdaboy
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:34:39 AM

I don't carry anything to conceal.
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vjmagic
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:33:48 AM

Permits should be honored everywhere
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jrobertso
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:33:13 AM

Ok
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CSharpGuy
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:31:44 AM

Travel at your own risk.
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lindact
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:31:33 AM

Pitiful...
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trekmanKY
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:30:27 AM

Interesting news!
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Voltus
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:29:25 AM

interesting
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GorillaMN
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:27:30 AM

Good info
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momof5MN
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:26:32 AM

Good info.
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joelas
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:26:24 AM

Just what every sovereign family needs!
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nru
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:25:56 AM

not going to Montana or Alaska this summer - why would I pack?
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VernonOR
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 10:25:17 AM

Good information.
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