"I do not think we have to discriminate against anyone to protect the faith-based communities of Georgia... Georgia is a welcoming state. It is full of loving, kind, and generous people. And that's what we should want."
The new law allows guns in bars, churches nightclubs and libraries. It expands Georgia's Stand Your Ground law so that felons may invoke this defense. And it permits certain schoolteachers and administrators to carry firearms inside their schools.