Noted "Stand Your Ground" Legislation Supporter Endorses Mitt Romney

Noted "Stand Your Ground" Legislation Supporter Endorses Mitt Romney

Noted "Stand Your Ground" Legislation Supporter Endorses Mitt Romney

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
March 21 2012 11:34 AM

Noted "Stand Your Ground" Legislation Supporter Endorses Mitt Romney

Jeb Bush could have picked any week to endorse Mitt Romney. This week? Sub-optimal. The reason, though it might get ignored, is contained in this 2005 piece about the "Stand Your Ground" legislation that

Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has signed a bill giving residents the right to shoot in self-defense anywhere they feel threatened by would-be assailants.
The bill was signed as the National Rifle Association's lobbyist, Marion Hammer, looked over Bush's shoulder.
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If Mitt Romney was the question-takin' type, this would be a good opportunity to suss out where he is on Stand Your Ground.

David Weigel is a reporter for the Washington Post.