(McClatchy News Service) Texans love their independence — and their guns.

State Rep. Jeff Leach, R-Plano, is proposing to give Texans more of both.

Leach has filed the “Texas Gun Ownership Reinforcement Act,” a bill to create a new tax-free holiday where consumers won’t be charged taxes on guns, ammunition or hunting supplies one day out of the year:

Texas Independence Day, March 2.

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