WHEREAS, Maine is the Safest State in America because we are a self-reliant people who know how to defend ourselves — and with Constitutional Carry the law of our land, Maine people posses the means to do it.
WHEREAS, Governor Janet Mills has, by executive order, declared all private-owned gun stores “non-essential” and demanded they shut down across the State of Maine;
WHEREAS, Maine faces a health and economic crisis that could lead to civil unrest, necessitating the need for Maine people to defend our families;
WHEREAS, many Maine gun stores are bravely resisting this illegal order to close down and continuing to operate;
WHEREAS, the right to keep and bear arms is a fundamental right essential to our free society, protected by the 2nd Amendment of our U.S. Constitution and Article I, Section 16 of our Maine Constitution;
THEREFORE, we the undersigned People of Maine demand Governor Janet Mills rescind her illegal and unconstitutional order immediately.