Two Western Nevada lawmakers are asking county commissioners in their districts to pass resolutions calling on the Nevada Attorney General to defend anyone arrested under an executive order in contravention to the Second Amendment.
In a Feb. 15 letter that was sent to the media on Tuesday, Jim Wheeler, R-Gardnerville, and Tom Grady, R-Yerington, said that the Second Amendment is under attack by the federal government.
They've written a bill that they say will "ensure the rights of Nevadans under our Constitution."
The bill is based on a series of bills passed in Wyoming.
"Our founding fathers were plain spoken …