The well-documented history of antidepressants as a leading cause of mass shootings points to a sensible conclusion. Guns are not the problem. Mental illness exacerbated by antidepressants must be the focus of lawmakers.
Why should Texans object to connecting our ERCOT grid with either of the other two grids? Interconnection would transfer authority over the ERCOT grid from the Texas Legislature to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The FERC regulates “Rates and services for electric transmission in interstate commerce and electric wholesale power sales in interstate commerce – Principally under Parts II and III of the Federal Power Act”.
Only the states have the authority to regulate the purchase, possession, and types of firearms in the respective states. The ONLY federal constitutional authority over firearms is to not infringe on our protected right to keep and bear arms.