Houston Moms Taking Up Firearms Training To Protect Their Families
By Matt Vespa
Mothers in the Houston area are concerned by the 50 break-ins that have occurred in their community. So, they’re doing what many moms would do to protect their families; they’re undergoing firearms training (via KPRC-TV):
They’re knocking on the front door and if we don’t answer they go and kick in the back door,” said a mother named Meghan, also of Bellaire.That is why Meghan recently decided to get a group of mothers together to learn more about how to use a gun and gun safety. The group of moms gathered at Athena Gun Club along the Katy Freeway, where they also had a chance to do some practice shooting.
Most of the women said they had never fired a gun before, but they wanted to learn in case they run into a situation where they have to protect their families.
The article also mentioned how 17-18 million women own firearms in the United States, with 220,000 carrying concealed carry permits in Texas. The