The vast majority of Individuals disagree with the brand new Home speaker

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John M. Crisp, an opinion columnist for Tribune Information Service, lives in Texas.

Whereas I used to be familiarizing myself with Mike Johnson of Louisiana, our new speaker of the Home, information arrived of a uniquely American occasion, one other mass taking pictures, this time in a bowling alley and a bar in Lewiston, Maine.

The main points are attribute: Individuals had been having a great time within the bowling alley and on the bar and grille when a white male opened hearth with an assault-style gun. Regardless of Maine’s permissive gun legal guidelines — hid carry is allowed and not using a allow — no good man with a gun stepped up. At the least 18 had been killed and plenty of extra wounded.