As October is upon us, the start of the gun-hunting season is as well. Hunting has a rich history throughout our nation and state. Hunting is not only a recreational activity enjoyed by millions of Americans, but it is also an example of our guaranteed right to bear arms. ""A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the People to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed"" is clearly etched into the Constitution, guaranteeing gun rights for every American.
Mention Madison, Wisconsin to any conservative in the Midwest and it's sure to elicit a reaction. Sometimes it's easy to get caught up in how liberal the UW campus is, and unfortunately it's been difficult to combat it. In the past, it's been a struggle to locate the conservative presence anywhere in Madison.