One more reason to be happy Mike Beebe was on the ballot for re-election in this year when barely functional human units were elected on the strength of white faces and Rs behind their name: Legislative agenda piece today by Stephens Media says that the governor, in addition to the Arkansas Sheriffs Association, opposes an open carry gun bill scheduled for consideration this week. Denny Altes’ nuttery would allow open carry by concealed permit weapon holders. Naturally, though not fearing encouragement of more gun toting, Altes would exempt the state Capitol.

More on the topic here.