PHOENIX (CBS Las Vegas)– A Republican lawmaker is raising eyebrows after proposing church attendance should be made mandatory.
Arizona State Sen. Sylvia Allen made the comments during a committee meeting with lawmakers. The meeting was concerning a gun bill and concealed weapons permits, as reported by KPHO.
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"I believe what's happening to our country is that there's a moral erosion of the soul of America," Allen said.
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Allen said more people may feel the need to carry weapons if a “moral rebirth” doesn’t occur in America.