The Fan VSN
Fill Up Fridays
Running For St Jude's Childrens Hospital
Fort Wayne Morning News with Charly Butcher
The Pat Miller Program
Money Talk with Chris Moore
Your Money With Mike
Mutual Fund Show
Fort Wayne Komets
Marketing and Advertising Career
Penny Pitch Application
Public Service Announcements
Indiana lawmakers push for Sunday alcohol sales......
Indiana lawmakers push for Sunday alcohol sales...
Created by kblakeslee on 1/29/2013 4:52:37 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ Indiana lawmakers hoping to allow stores to sell alcohol on Sunday are facing opposition from liquor store owners, who worry the policy could put them out of business.
The Legislature is considering two bills that would change a current law restricting Sunday alcohol sales to restaurants, bars, breweries and wineries.
Liquor store owners say allowing take-home alcohol sales on Sunday would spread out six days' worth of sales over seven days and increase their costs. Owners also worry that people would buy alcohol at grocery stores while doing other shopping instead of visiting liquor stores on Sundays.
Republican Sen. Phil Boots of Crawfordsville says Indiana should encourage competition.
Boots says Indiana is the last state where people can buy alcohol in a restaurant on Sunday but not in a store.
Copyright © 2015 WOWO 92.3 FM | 1190 AM