The American Guard Florida took part in the first open carry event sponsored by Florida Carry Inc. that sanctioned rifles, since the groups inception in 2010. American Guard Florida VP Ryan Ramsey is a founding member of the gun rights group.
The move is a response to a dire situation where the Republican party has abandoned the Second Amendment and pushed sweeping gun control measures, including confiscation and denial of gun rights to draft age citizens of Florida.
The 2A exists so that if the ballot box fails, the cartridge box prevails. We sent a message to the gun grabbing political class with hundreds of loaded AR-15’s, AK’s, and other rifles. We are peaceful folks, but there is a line and they are dangerously close to crossing it.
“Stand your ground, don’t fire unless fired upon, but if they mean to have a war, let it begin here.”
-Captain John Parker, April 19, 1775